Keith Piper (born 1960) is a leading contemporary British artist, curator, critic and academic. He was a founder member of the groundbreaking BLK Art Group, an association of black British art students, mostly based in the West Midlands region of the UK.
His creative practice responds to specific social and political issues, historical relationships and geographical sites. Adopting a research driven approach, and using a variety of media, his work has ranged from painting, through photography and installation to a use of digital media, video and computer based interactivity.
Keith Piper took part to our launch event for MoSAF Museum of Slavery and Freedom on February 12, 2022, as a speaker and screening his film A Ship Called Jesus (redux) for Deptford Film Club #3