Johnnie Chatman is a Claremont, CA born artist currently residing in New York City where he is working towards his masters degree at the School of Visual Arts. With his art practice he specializes in landscape based still imagery and experimental audio/moving image works. He is also the creator and curator of the In Time Film Festival and the editor of The Nine magazine, an online based magazine showcasing the work of up and coming artists.

 

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B. 1990, Claremont, CA

Education:

MFA -
Photography, Video and New Media-  School of Visual Arts - 2018
BFA - Photography - Academy of Art University - 2015

Solo Exhibitions:

2016 – Spring Awakening - Art For Life Gallery (Claremont, CA)
2015 – Iridescent Waves - AAU Galleries at the Cannery (San Francisco, CA)
2015 – Salton Sea - AAU Galleries at the Cannery (San Francisco, CA)
2014 – Intersection – The Claremont Forum (Claremont, CA)

Group Exhibitions:

2017 - Gallery of Broken Hearts - Norman Coffee Co - San Francisco, CA
2017 - Space - Float Magazine
2016 - Fall Salon - School of Visual Arts - NYC
2016 – 2nd Annual Claremont Showcase - Claremont Museum of Art and Claremont Graduate University at Alexander Hughes Center (Claremont, CA)
2016 – Pomona Valley Arts Association 35th Annual Open Juried Show - PVAA Art Place (Montclair, CA)
2016 – "HAFLandscapez" - Humble Arts Foundation
2016 – Focus: Light and Shadow - Black Box Gallery (Portland, Or)
2015 – Student Showcase - AAU Galleries at the Cannery (San Francisco, CA)
2014 – Claremont Museum of Art OpenArt Tour (Claremont, CA)
2014 – Fresh Faces II at Art For Life Gallery (Claremont, CA)
2013 - Powerful and Alluring Images - 111 Minna Gallery (San Francisco, CA)
2013 – Student Showcase at the De Young Fine Art Museum (San Francisco, CA)
2012 – Claremont Museum of Art: Open Art Tour (Claremont, CA)
2012 - Fresh Faces Gallery Show at Art For Life Gallery (Claremont, CA)

Awards/ Scholarships:
2017 - Beth Block Travel Grant - Beth Block Foundation
2016 - Chairman's Grant - School Of Visual Arts - NYC
2016 - 3rd place and an Honorary Mention in the category of photography, Pomona Valley Arts Association 35th Annual Open Juried Show (Montclair, CA)

Curatorial Work:
2017 - In Time Film Festival 2017 - School of Visual Arts

Publications:

2014 - Creepy Blackout Photos of the Outer Richmond - The Bold Italic (San Francisco, CA)
http://www.thebolditalic.com/articles/5543-creepy-blackout-photos-of-the-outer-richmond