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EDUCATION

MFA                The University of Texas at Austin, Print, 2016

BA                   The University of Colorado at Boulder, Psychology, Classics

                        Glasgow School of Art and the University of Glasgow, Classics, Fine Art

 

AWARDS

2019                Summer Creative Research Funding, Fusing in Sicily: A Study of Acceptance within a Historically

                        Tumultuous Island, Faculty Fellows Endowment, University of Texas, Austin

2018                West Coast Craft Scholarship Winner

2015                Kelly Fearing Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Art, University of Texas, Austin

                        Constance Forsyth Scholarship in Printmaking, University of Texas, Austin

                        Burdine Anderson Giese Endowed Scholarship in Studio Art, University of Texas, Austin

2014                Learning Tuscany Fellowship, University of Texas, Austin

                        Marietta Moody Brooks Endowed Scholarship Fund in the College of Fine Arts, University of Texas, Austin

                        Burdine Anderson Geise Endowed Scholarship in Studio Art, University of Texas, Austin

                        Mort Baranoff Endowed Scholarship, University of Texas, Austin

                        Constance Forsyth Scholarship in Printmaking, University of Texas, Austin

2013                Mort Baranoff Endowed Scholarship, University of Texas, Austin

                        Constance Forsyth Scholarship in Printmaking, University of Texas, Austin

                        College of Fine Arts Student Excellence Scholarship, University of Texas, Austin

2011                Segal AmeriCorps Education Award

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019 

Upcoming, Solo Show, 621 Gallery, Tallahassee, FL

Upcoming, Lines of Thought, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art, South Korea              

Upcoming, Show at Basler Papiermuhle Museum, Basel, Switzerland

Upcoming, Aegis, Riso Publication

2018               

Alligator, Partial Shade, Huntsville, TX

Motif, West Coast Craft, San Francisco, CA

Incredible, Women and their Work, Austin, Texas

Riso, DFA Gallery, Austin, TX

2017               

Solo show - Paradox of Habitation, Max Occupancy Projects, San Francisco

Issue #3, The Glue Factory, Risotto, Scotland, UK (curated by Carissa Potter Carlson)

Artist’s Annual, Kala Art Institute Gallery, Berkeley

2016               

Power to the Imagination, Incline Gallery, San Francisco

milk voice, Visual Arts Center, Austin

A Sponge and a Sigh, Museum of Human Achievement, Austin

New American Paintings, No. 123 MFA Annual, Exhibitions in Print (juried by Catherine Taft)

Art City Austin, Co-Lab Projects, Austin

Artist’s Annual, Kala Art Institute Gallery, Berkeley

2015               

MFA National Competition, First Street Gallery, New York, NY (juried by David A. Ross)

Printed Matter, Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA

Best of Show, The New Bohemian Gallery, Franklin Arts Center, Brainerd, MN

Open 15, Front Art Space (publication), New York, NY

Parallels, Orange Street, Providence, RI

Failure ---> Progression, Des Lee Gallery, St. Louis, MO (juried by Lisa Le Feuvre)

COMMON GOODS, Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC

Noun, The New Bohemian Gallery, Franklin Arts Center, Brainerd, MN

2014               

Gestures of Travel, Visual Arts Center Fieldworks Gallery, Austin

Pound for Pound! PS1 Royal College of Art, London, UK 

UT Printmaking: Working Generations, Davis Gallery, Austin

Iceberg, Pump Project, Austin, 3 weeks

New American Paintings, No. 111 MFA Annual, Exhibitions in Print (juried by Lisa D. Freiman)

99 Pieces, ACCESS Gallery, Denver

 

RESIDENCIES

2019 Upcoming, Osteria Stamperia del Notaio, Tusa, Sicily, Italy

         Upcoming, Edition/Basel, Basel, Switzerland

2017 Facebook AIR, Winter 2017, Austin, TX

2016 Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA, Welcome to My Guest Room, digital http://www.welcometomyhomepage.net/#!guestarchive/c72p      

2015 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

 

COMISSIONS/PUBLIC ART

2017 Mystic Hotel by Charlie Parker, San Francisco, CA, Commissioned piece, Facebook, Austin, TX

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Liz Corkery, “An Interview with Annie May Johnston”, the Print Club Ltd., August 6, 2017.           http://jointheprintclub.com/journal/2017/7/11/an-interview-with-annie-may-johnston

Christine Rees, “’A Sponge & a Sigh’ at the Museum of Human Achievement”, Glasstire,  Texas Visual Art, February 16,   2016. http://glasstire.com/2016/02/16/a-sponge-a-sigh-at-the-museum-of-human-achievement/

Daniel BB Friedman, “A Portfolio of Prints”, A Perimeter, issue 1, http://   

 aperimeter.com/issue1/johnston.html

Conversation: Leslie Mutchler and Annie Johnston, “Wallpapering Facebook: UT

 Alumna Commissioned to Paint Mural at Facebook, Austin” Department of Art and Art History News, March 2017.

 http://art.utexas.edu/news/wallpapering-facebook-ut-alumna-commissioned-paint-mural-facebook-austin

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Associate Professor of Practice, University of Texas at Austin

Guest Artist in Print Program Coordinator

UT Austin Risograph Lab Faculty Sponsor

Publisher + Curator of Riso Publication, Aegis