Keisha Scarville was born in Brooklyn, NY and earned her B.S. from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in 1998. She has shown her work at the BRIC Arts Media House, Brooklyn, NY; Kenkeleba Gallery, New York; Studio Museum of Harlem, New York; Rush Arts Gallery, New York; the A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; the Brooklyn Museum of Art in Brooklyn, NY; the African American Museum in Long Island, NY; and Soho Photo Gallery, New York. She has presented lectures at the International Center of Photography (ICP) and at New York University in New York. Reviews of her work have appeared in the New York Times, Nueva Luz, and CameraArts. Her work is in the collection of the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC. Currently, Keisha is a faculty member at the ICP in New York. She balances her time between working for various youth arts organizations and her own art-related projects.