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Esteban Samayoa

Esteban Samayoa (b. 1994, Sacramento, CA) is a Mexican-Guatemalan artist currently residing in Oakland, California.

Entirely self taught, Samayoa’s work is a celebration of self-expression and his deep-rooted connection to his cultural heritage. Through his mastery of black and white charcoal drawings, he creates nostalgic scenes that resonate deeply within his community, fostering unity and promoting shared growth and knowledge.

Additionally, Samayoa’s art expands into vibrant color palettes and diverse mediums, including installations and ceramics. He often utilizes textured surfaces such as burlap, plaster, and soil to further explore and honor his Guatemalan origins.

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