Visiting Artist Lecture: Courtney Johnson

carbon pigment print from underwater pinhole camera, 16 x 20 / 32 x 40 / 48 x 60 inches

Thursday, September 5


3:00-4:30 pm @ the AFO building theatre

Johnson is Assistant Professor of Photography at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. She specializes in photographic alternative processes and is one of the leading scholars on the cliché-verre technique. Johnson’s work has been featured in the 4th International Biennale of Photography: Fotográfica Bogotá 2011 and is collected among private and public collections, including the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas; Tuanku Fauziah Museum and Gallery, USM, Penang, Malaysia; Lowe Art Museum, Miami, Florida; Presidential Penthouse, New York University; and Fotomuseo, The National Museum of Photography in Bogotá, Colombia. The Underwater Pinhole Photographs of North Carolina Piers was generously supported by a Charles L. Cahill Research Award.