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Jon Key

A limited edition, hand saddle-stitched zine of laser transfers on paper.

About the Artist

Jon(athan) Key is a Black Art Director, Designer and Writer. He is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design where he received a Bachelors of Fine Art in Graphic Design. Jon creates work centered on heritage, identity, and culture.

Jon is one of the co-founders of Artists Against Police Violence, a platform to showcase art that addresses police brutality and injustice. He is also a co-founder and the design director of Codify Art, a Brooklyn-based multidisciplinary artist collective whose mission is to create, produce, and showcase work that foregrounds the voices of people of color,


What Do We Want?

What Do We Want?

January 9, 2012

When my friend Katherine Ball was being interviewed by the Oregonian here in Portland during the Occupation this fall, she asked me to write up something to address the so-called…