Diane Johnson is a Fine Ecological Artist whose roots are firmly planted in the soil of Kent

Diane's CV

Diane Johnson 
Date of Birth : 30th May 1955
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General Information

Born in Canterbury, local education (Wincheap county primary, Archbishops Secondary Modern)

Art History

2007 M.A Fine Art, Ecological, Environmental, Organic (Multi Media, Painting, Printmaking, installation)
2004 B.A. Hons fine art (printmaking)
2003 'Student of the Year', Christchurch University College
1998 Began a part time B.A. at Christchurch University College, Canterbury
1998 A level art. Adult Studies St Johns Lane, Canterbury
1996 Two-year foundation coarse at Adult Studies Canterbury


2011 Back to Basic. burslem School of Art. Stoke-on-trent
2011 Pixels and Eco Paint. Lauderdale House, Highgate London
2010 Makes Sense. Painter/Paynter Gallery. Sussex Rd. Southport. Lancashire
2009 For Africa. Chimaera gallery. Tontine street. Folkestone. Kent
2009 Sustainabilitree Exhibition. The Arts Depot. Finchley. London N12
2009 North of the wall prize (1x highly commended. 2x works of merit)
2008 Non Toxic Print Exhibition, The Artists Gallery, St Luke's House, Nottingham
2008 Don’t Dis’Ability. Galleria Varietique, London Rd, Dover, Kent
2008 Loose Dogs and Loose Artists. Marchwood, Bethersden Rd, Ashford, Kent
2008 Elements Exhibition. The Horsebridge Gallery, Whitstable, Kent
2007 LautieriMoores Open, The Gallery, Cork St, Mayfair, London
2007 Geumgang Nature Art Pre- Biennale, Cjong-ju, Chungnam, Korea
2007 Coastlines Exhibition. Artshed Gallery New Milton, Hampshire
2007 Lifes A Beach Exhibition Artsite Gallery Swindon, Wiltshire
2007 Ebony Twist Gallery, 42 Tontine St, Folkestone, Kent
2007 Tactile Exhibition, Otter Gallery, Otter Campas, Chichester
2006 Southeast Open Print, Wyards Printworks, Faversham, Kent
2006 13 Exhibition. Sidney Cooper Gallery, Canterbury, Kent
2005 Land and Sea. White Cliffs Experience. Langdon, Dover, Kent
2005 Food for the eye. Mall Galleries, The Mall. London, SW1
2005 African Heart Print. Obsidian Art. Stoke Mandeville, Bucks
2005 South East Open Print , Wyards printworks, Faversham, Kent
2005 UsToo Bay Art Gallery, William St. Herne Bay, Kent
2004 Earth Magick. Mile End Ecology Centre, London
2004 Take Three PrintMakers. The Horsebridge Art Centre, Whitstable, Kent
2004 Canterbury Festival, Artist trail
2003 B/A degree show, Marlow Arts Centre, Canterbury
2003 Spiritual Earth Centre, 73 High Street, Herne Bay, Kent
2003 Art Actually,Truman Gallery, Brick Lane, Whitechaple, London
2003 From Abstract to Reality at BedZed Zero Energy Development
2003 Canterbury Festival Open House
2003 A Visionary Dream at The Marlowe Centre
2003 South East Open Print, Wyards Printworks, Faversham, Kent
2003 Beddington Zero Energy Development, Hackbridge, Surrey
2003 Keynes Hall, University of Kent, Canterbury
2003 Feature in 'THE ARTIST' magazine
2002 Canterbury Festival Open House
2001 37 Gallery, Deal, Kent
2001 Westgate Fine Art, Canterbury, Kent
2001 Christchurch University College, Library, Canterbury Kent

Prints and Paintings for private collections

2006 Earth Print (Walking Bessie ) Richard Long Private Collection
2006 Conservetiour de Okhra, Roussillon. France (Earth Graffiti prints)
2005 Pilgrims Hospice, Canterbury (3 x flower prints)
2003 Mercier Champagne, Epernay France. (vineyard Earth print)
2003 Sarantis Apts. Hanioti Greece (Family Portrait)
2002 Mrs Jameson. Kent Earth Print. Montana America
2002 2002 Earth print (Romney Marsh) Victoria Australia
2002 Sarantis Apts. Hanioti Greece (landscape painting)

Other Projects

Community Arts (D,arts)  Adults and Children, School Projects
Workshops K.C.C (Painting, Printmaking, Various Crafts)
After school Club. Including Special needs Children.
Artist Visits and Workshops (schools)
Private Tuition, Groups and Individuals
Artist Mentoring. Portfolio, Profesional Development, Exploring the creative process