Conversations in Colour

An overview of the life and work of Michael Adams

The definitive monograph of Michael Adams

Michael Adams MBE is the most prominent artist in Seychelles. This new monograph is the first comprehensive collection of his paintings, a unique record of Seychelles painted over almost half a century. Here is a painter with a special gift for capturing the beauty and magic of these islands and their people.

With text by BBC journalist Tim Ecott and the acclaimed novelist Paul Theroux, this book will be a collector’s item for anyone with a passion for the islands. This sumptuous edition is produced in full colour to the highest printing standards, and is the only truly comprehensive record of Michael’s lifetime ouevre.

Purchase options

Buy the both Michael Adams publications to complete your collection and enjoy a discount.


The new full colour publication with an overview of the career of Michael Adams.

Island Souls

Published in 2016, and an exquisite collection of Michael Adam's portrait sketches.

Both Books

Both monograph and book of sketches to complete your collection.

A selection of paintings from the book

Below is a selection of the 275 paintings included in the full colour book, printed by one of London’s finest art printers.

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