Approved: 24.05.2007

Jan Lee Johnson

Artist, Community worker, Lecturer / academic, Teacher

Approved: 24.05.2007

I research art collections to explore themes, and develop these through drawings and re-scaling till a larger composition emerges. Visual clues are painted, sometimes trompe l'oeil style with 'collage' effect with historical references, place and surreal humour. Contemporary and environmental concerns are addressed to create a new painterly reality somewhere between title,

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Biography

I research art collections to explore themes, and develop these through drawings and re-scaling till a larger composition emerges. Visual clues are painted, sometimes trompe l'oeil style with 'collage' effect with historical references, place and surreal humour. Contemporary and environmental concerns are addressed to create a new painterly reality somewhere between title, multiple layers and physical presence.

CV & Education

 

  • The Sefton Open 2008
  • The Atkinson Gallery, Southport Merseyside 
  • 2005-2007 - MA Fine Art 
  • Bath Spa University, Bath.
  • Exhibition, Corte Real Arte Gallery, Paderne  Portugal Group 2009
  •  The Architects Gallery, Teddimgton.  2008 - 
  • Hotbath Gallery 2-4 Hotbath Street. Bath, Bath City Centre Curated projects 2009 -
  • The Fifties Show, Shire Hall Gallery, Stafford, Stafford 2010
  • FAB 2008 Fringe ARTS bath, Hotbath Gallery; Hotbath Street BATH
  • Art in Mind, The Brick Lane Gallery, 196 Brick lane. 2009
  • WESTOX Arts Oxford. Secrets and stories: selected ipad artists 2012
  • The New Georgans. curated slected works of contemporary art inspired by Georgians. May-july 2014
  • Capability Now. Orleans house gallery. Contemporary work inspired by Capability Brown 2016
  • A Place Inbetween. Espacio Gallery. 2016
  • Virginia Woolf and the Hogarth Press. Riverside Gallery Richmond. 2016 Oct 29 -Dec.