Keisha Scarville Photography
Upcoming Events:
Hyphenated: Featuring first and second generation American photographers in conversation.
September 27th, 2014 2-3pm
Photoville, Brooklyn Bridge Park

Visually Speaking: A Worldview from Guyana
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
April 24th, 2014 6:30-8pm
Upcoming Exhibitions:
July 8 - August 16, 2015 (reception July 8th)
BRIC Arts Media House

Addis Foto Fest 2014
December 1st - 7th
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Dark Desires: The Erotic Lives of Black Women, Center for Sex and Culture
October 1 - November 16, 2014
Center for Sex and Culture, San Francisco

Housewarming: Notions of Home from the Center of the Universe
October 1st - December 15, 2013 (reception October 9th 7-9pm)
BRIC Arts Media House

Timehri Transitions: Expanding Concepts in Guyana Art
January 23 - March 9, 2013 (reception January 27th 3-6pm)
Wilmer Jennings Gallery at Kenkeleba
219 East 16th Street (at Avenue B)
New York, NY 10009
A Brooklyn native and graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology, Keisha weaves together themes dealing with memory and transformation often photographing her family and common everyday objects. Scarville’s work has been exhibited and published nationally. Her work has been included in exhibitions at the Studio Museum of Harlem, Rush Arts Gallery, Ken Keleba Gallery, Hunter College, and The Brooklyn Museum of Art. In addition, her work has appeared in Transition Magazine, Photo District, ARC Magazine, Time, Vibe, Nylon, and The New York Times where her work has also received critical review. Keisha’s work is included in various public and private collections including the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Center for Photography at Woodstock where she was an artist-in-resident in 2003. In 2006, Keisha was awarded a grant through the Brooklyn Arts Council’s Community Arts Program. Currently, Keisha is a faculty member at the International Center of Photography. She balances her time between working for various youth arts organizations and her own art-related projects.