Philipp Keel is an artist, author, publisher of Diogenes and a filmmaker.
He studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston and at Hochschule für Film und Fernsehen in Munich, before moving to California and working in various artistic disciplines.

His photographs, paintings, drawings, and prints have since been shown in numerous international exhibitions, most recently at Bildhalle Zurich, and are present in leading collections.

He became known for his bestselling series All About Me and All About Us (Random House, 1998), for Color (Steidl, 2003) and the series Simple Diary (TASCHEN). In 2014 Keel’s project State of Mind (Nieves), featuring drawings, watercolors and silkscreen prints was shown at Villa Flor in S-chanf. Besides the monography Splash (Steidl, 2015), Steidl also published a comprehensive catalogue imbue print edition entitled Color (Steidl, 2004) as well as Last Summer (Steidl, 2019).

Philipp Keel lives in Zurich. He is currently working on an exhibition project for which part of his studio will move to Berlin in spring 2023.