John Keane won the Art Prize in 2015. The artist first came to prominence when commissioned by the Imperial War Museum (IWM) in 1990 to be the Official British War Artist of the Gulf War. He has had multiple international exhibitions with Flowers Gallery and IWM, including 2018’s Age of Terror: Art Since 9/11. He was featured in the 2019 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition. Keane’s work is in public collections including Chase Manhattan Bank, New York; Christie’s Corporate Collection, London; Detroit Institute of Fine Art, Michigan; Glasgow Museums: Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow; and the Imperial War Museum, London.