Matt Kayem is a contemporary artist, art writer and critic who lives and works from Kampala, Uganda. As an artist, he is interested in the identity crisis on the continent as a product of colonialism. He is passionate about African history, heritage and traditional culture juxtaposed with western culture, modernism and pop-culture. As an art writer, Matt is more keen on aesthetics versus concept as two core aspects of modern art. He has huge interest in the the global art market and commercialization of art.