JUSTINE JOHNSON C.V.

Education

2000-2003. Master of Fine Arts Middlesex University London
1995-1998. Bachelor of Fine Arts (1 Hons) Sculpture West Wales School of Art,University of Wales
1984-1985. Apprentice to Master Artist Hiroshi Hashida Shibori Yuzen Techniques Osaka Japan
1978-1984. Bachelor of Arts/Drama/Costume Design San Francisco State University USA

Solo Exhibition

‘Indigo-Works on Paper’ ProjekTraumFN, Manzell, Friedrichshafen, Germany, January-Febuary, 2017
Oriel Fach, Narberth,September 7-October 5, 2013
‘She Walks The Spiral Path’, Everyman Cinema, Belsize Park ,London 2012
‘Bell for Peace’ Cast Iron Performance Pour Coed Hills Artspace Wales 2008
Nevill Gallery Llanelli 2004
American Embassy London 1998
Soundscape Gallery Santa Rosa California 1994
Seasons Gallery Hong Kong 1989
Domus Gallery Hong Kong 1988

Group Exhibitions

‘Room’ four person exhibition , Musuem of Art, Loveland, Colorado, January 2019
Selected ‘Moon’ Women’s Society of Artist, Mall Galleries , London , July 3-8th. 2017
Selected, ‘Moor Otter ‘ project for Dartmoor Trust, Bovey Tracey, Devon, May-September 2017
Selected,’Sugar and Spice’ Plasticpropaganda,Devon House,St Katherine Docks, London 2016
‘Uncharted’ with Art Shape Mammoth, Millsap College, Oct16-Nov 12, Jackson, Mississippi, USA, 2015
Selected-Governors island Art Fair,NYC with Art Shape Mammoth, 2015
Selected-Art Experimenta, TriSpace Gallery, London, 2014
Selected- Drawing Exhibition 7th ICCCIA Conference, June 19th-23rd 2014, Sabile, Latvia
Selected ‘She Walks the Spiral Path’ video exhibition, Riga, Latvia, 2014
Parvietosana: Displacement, a collaborative installation and ritual with Anna Shapiro and Margaret Coleman, Sabile Jewish Synagogue Contemporary Art and Heritage Site Latvia- June 21st -23rd 2014
Scranton Gallery, with Iron Maidens, June 2014, Scranton,PA, USA
Selected-Void Art Gallery, Hoxton Arches, London, 2013
Invited Artist- HERotic ,SOHOGallery, NYC, June 18-July 13th, 2013
Iron Maidens- Western Carolina University , August – Nov 2013/ International Sculpture Centre,Miami Dec 2013
Invited Artist-Iron Tribe, Burris Hall Gallery, Highlands University, NM, Feb 15th-March 9th, 2013
Newport Museum and Art Gallery with 56 Group Wales, Jan 26- April 6th, 2013
Selected-Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY, November 9, 2012-January 2013
MOMA,56 Group Wales,Machynlleth,September 17-Oct 27,2012
Selected-“View2012″auction in aid of Marie Curie Cancer Care,Saatchi & Saatchi Gallery, London.
Selected-“Sculptural Responses” Kidwelly Castle , 2012
USUK Iron Symposium at SAW”, Hunter College,New York, NY. 2012
56 Group, BayArt Gallery, Cardiff, 2012
Iron Maidens-The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery at St Catherine University, St Paul MN USA 2011
The Brooklyn Art Library Sketchbook Project Tour USA 2011
Kidwelly Industrial Museum Kidwelly Wales 2010
National Botanical Gardens Wales 2010 – Sculpture Cymru
Meltdown Mission Gallery Swansea 2009
Selected – The Sir Kyffin Williams Drawing Prize 2009-2010
Sculpture Cymru Oriel Canfa Gallery Cardiff
Iron Maidens Llantarnam Grange 2009
Sculpture Cymru Picton Castle Wales 2009
Artist Book Fair Photography Gallery Penarth 2009
“Five From the West” – Wrexham Art Gallery 2008
Landivisiau Sculpteurs – Bretagne Brittany 2008
Selected Artist Sculpture Cymru Tour Exhibition – ”Hiraeth” Germany London Wales
Invited Sculptor – Iron Tribe Exhibit New Mexico Highlands University USA 2007
Selected – Young Curators Select – Oriel Davies Gallery Newtown 2006
Five from the West Washington Gallery Penarth Cardiff
Two Person Exhibition Pendre Arts Cardigan 2006
Selected – Lines and Strata Cardigan 2006
Selected – Welsh Drawing Biennale 2005/2006
Limehouse Arts Foundation Intoxicant London 2003
Lewisham Gallery London 2002
Invited Artists Summer Exhibition Queens Hall Narberth 2002
Selected – Welsh Artist of the Year 2000
Selected – Artists Kites Touring Exhibition 2000
Selected – Welsh Drawing Biennale 1999/2000
Selected – Open. Y Tabernacl. Museum of Modern Art Wales 1999
Invited Artist – The Fellowship of Welsh Sculptors/Oriel Henry Thomas Gallery 1998/99
Queens Hall ‘Postscript’ Narberth 1998
Malone House Belfast City and Parks Belfast 1995
Women’s Art Festival Cardiff 1994 and 1995
Art Index Gallery Brighton 1994
C.I.S.W.O. National Art Competition Winter Gardens Blackpool 1993
Art Centre Gallery Hong Kong 1989
Fringe Club Gallery Hong Kong 1987
San Francisco Fashion Industry Offices California 1986

Collections – Numerous Private and Public including:

Ferrofluidics Corporation USA
Hong Kong Polytechnic College Hong Kong
Highlands University of New Mexico USA
Franconia Sculpture Park Shafer Minnesota USA

Publications:

Post War to Post Modern:a dictionary of artist in Wales.Peter W Jones and Isabel Hitchman, 2015
“A Taste of The Avant-Garde” 56 Group Wales, David Moore, Published 2012 by Crooked Window
“Castle/Castell-Sculptural Responses” 2012
“Collective Endeavour” article written for Artist Blacksmith Magazine March 2010
“Surface” Oriel Davis Gallery Publications
Welsh Drawing Biennale Catalogue cover drawing catalogue/poster
Carmarthen Journal, Western Mail, Evening Post
California Arts Review, South China Morning Post, Textile Asia, Home Beautiful
Executive Magazine Radio Television-Hong Kong (RTHK), M-Magazine
“Hiraeth” Sculpture Cymru
“Scuplteurs Bretagne” Imprimerie de Bretagne 2008
“Iron Maidens” Catalogue

Awards

1999. Recipient of the Arts Council of Wales Grant for New Visual Artists
2004. Welsh Arts Council Grant Award
2005. CCAT Travel Award Ireland
2006. Arts Council of Wales Award – International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art
2008. Arts Council of Wales Training Award
2012,  Wales Arts International  Award

Conferences/Symposium/Workshops:

Invited Speaker ‘Small Rituals, Big Ideas’, 7th International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art, June 19th-23rd 2014, Sabile, Latvia
Invited Artist/Presenter with Nor Hall,Nor’easter Fire,Iron,Art Conference, November 14-17, 2012,Buffalo State College,NY,USA
Invited Artist, US/UK Cast Iron Symposium, Salem Art Works, NY 2012
Invited Artist – Mould Making Symposium Berllanderi Sculpture Workshop Raglan Wales 2010
6th International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art Kidwelly Wales 2010
Steering Committee Member/Brand Designer/Performance Coordinator
International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art Kidwelly Wales 2010
The Bullpen Foundry Cast Iron Workshop Oxford UK 2009
National Conference on Cast Iron Art Sloss Alabama USA 2009
Invited Artist – UK/US Cast Iron Symposium Butly Mills Suffolk 2008
Invited Artist – Franconia Sculpture Park Hot Metal Pour + Symposium Shafer Minnesota USA
International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art Iron Bridge UK 2006

Residency:

Withybush Hospital Artist in Residence Haverfordwest Wales 2005
Waterford Hospital, Guest Artist in Residence, Waterford, Ireland 2005

Representation:

Art Shape Mammoth