Born in 1990, Dallas, TX, US

Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY


In b chehayebs paintings she reconstructs lost memories and sensory experiences distorted by nostalgia, gender, language and cultural hybridity. The almost abstract paintings are characterized by rich textures, gestures, saturated colours and are perforated by recurring objects, symbols, anecdotes and cultural references. chehayeb’s paintings can be seen as autobiographical, where each image represents a moment or an emotional experience.