Peter Spanjer is a Nigerian artist, born in Bremen, Germany and currently working and living in London, UK. Peter graduated with a BA degree in Fashion Promotion from the University for the Creative Arts, UK in 2015 and he is currently studying for a MA in Contemporary Art Practice: Moving Image at the Royal College of Art, UK. His work is often framed around but not limited to the idea of resistance; resisting the emotional stereotypes put on black men; resisting the need to perform his blackness to others and thereby allowing room for self-exploration which he extends to an audience as a piece of visual art. Peter’s recent group shows include Tomorrow, London, Online Exhibition (2020), Royal College of Art / Slade Graduation Show, Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, London, UK (2020), An Exhibition, Public Notice, London, UK (2020), London Grads Now, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK (2020), 20:20, Moving Image shown at Piccadilly Lights, Circa, London, UK (2020),Togetherness, Assembly Point, London, UK (2020), A—-Z: Gaze on the UNKNOWN, PAF Festival, Olomouc, Czech Republic (2019). Peter is currently preparing for his debut solo show at the Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery in London.