Seye Morakinyo was born on 1979 in Igbo-ora, Ibarapa Central Local Government area, Oyo state, Nigeria. He studied Arts at the Federal Polytechnic Auchi in Edo state from 2000 to 2002 with OND certificate and subsequently proceeded for his HND and graduated in 2005 with distinction in painting.
He is a full time studio artist in Lagos. The fisrt year of his practice year was at Aina Onabolu Studio at the National Theater, Iganmu, Lagos as an artist in residence with other artists. He works in collages, pebbles and his meticulous linear expressions. You will find his expressions intriguing and spectacular. He has participated in several art shows and programs within Nigeria and abroad by proxy. He is an-house artist at Alexis Galleries, Nigeria.
He is a member of the society of Nigeria Artists. He lives in and works in Lagos.