27 April 2017, 6pm – 7.30pm

Nottingham Trent University

Artist Keith Piper presents his work in the context of Nottingham's 1980's Black Arts Movement and his current exhibitions at New Art Exchange and Nottingham Contemporary.

Keith Piper is a leading contemporary British artist, curator, critic and academic. Piper was a founding member of the groundbreaking BLK Art Group, an association of black British art students who exhibited in a number of group exhibitions throughout the country between 1982-83. Their work was noted for its boldly political stance and critique on the state of intercommunal, class and gender relations the UK.

Please note this Artist Talk is at Nottingham Trent University:
Newton Lecture Theatre 2
Newton Building
Burton Street
Nottingham NG1 4BU

Admission: FREE
Age range: All are welcome

Booking required

In collaboration with Nottingham Contemporary and Nottingham Trent University


Keith Piper, Unearthing the Banker's Bones, 2016, film still. A 70th anniversary commission for the Arts Council with Bluecoat and Iniva. © the artist.


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