Yeshitila, born in 1982 in Addis Ababa, is an inspiring artist who taught himself in expressing his perspectives and ideologies through sculptures, abstract paintings and installations.
Brook has been diagnosed with Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), also known as Marie-Strümpell disease, a rare, progressive form of arthritis affecting the spine and large joints of the arms and legs, that immobilized him, except for his arms, for the past ten years.
Currently, Brook is a motivational speaker, writer and visual artist. Brook presented his first works to the wider public on June 2011, at the group show Mind over matter held at the ASNI Gallery, Addis Ababa. His major breakthrough was on his show entitled The thirteen months, that displayed his works in sculptures and installations in contemporary fashion.