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Martin Marty Johnson

 (born 1951)
Martin (Marty) Brian Johnson is active/lives in Virginia.  Martin Marty Johnson is known for abstraction, environments.

Martin (Marty) Johnson

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Marty Johnson (b.1951)

1974  B. Architecture, Virginia Tech

1977  M. F. A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

1976  Huntington Gallery - Huntington West Virginia

1977  High Museum of Art - Atlanta, Georgia

1978  Appalachia Center for Contemporary Art - Charleston, West Virginia

1979  School of Visual Arts - New York, New York
James Madison University - Harrisonburg, Virginia

1981  Swarthmore College - Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
The Alternative Museum, New York, New York
Wake Forest University - Wake Forest, North Carolina

1980, 1983    P. S. 1 - Queens, New York

1979, 1980, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987 Phyllis Kind Gallery, New York, New York

1982  1708 East Main Gallery - Richmond, Va.
Florida State University Gallery    
Phoenix Art Museum
University of Iowa Gallery

1984Wake Forest University - Wake Forest, North Carolina

1985  Virginia Beach Arts Center - Va. Beach, Virginia
Splat Gallery - Norfolk, Virginia    
Old Dominion University Gallery - Norfolk, Virginia

1986  University Of Arkansas Gallery
University Of Alabama Gallery
Penn State University Gallery

1987  Chrysler Museum - Norfolk, Virginia
1988, 1992    Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art - Winston Salem, N.C.
Portsmouth Museum - Portsmouth, Virginia

1990  Peninsula Fine Arts Center - Newport News, Virginia
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts - Richmond, Virginia

1993  Virginia Beach Center for the Arts - Virginia Beach, Virginia
Glass Gallery - Chapel Hill, North Carolina

1994  Art Museum of Western Virginia - Roanoke, Virginia
City Gallery of Contemporary Art - Raleigh, North Carolina

1995  Arlington Museum of Art - Arlington, Texas
Cheekwood Museum of Art - Nashville, Tennessee
Nexus Contemporary Art Center - Atlanta, Georgia

2011  Visual Arts Center - Richmond Virginia - Retrospective

Permanent Collections:
National Gallery of Art - Washington D.C.
Birmington Museum of Art - Birmington, Alabama
Phoenix Art Museum - Phoenix, Arizona
The Arkansas Arts Center - Little Rock, Arkansas
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center - Colorado Springs, Colorado
Yale University Art Gallery - New Haven, Connecticut
Delaware Art Museum - Wilmington, Delaware
Miami Art Museum - Miami, Florida
Boise Art Museum - Boise, Idaho
University Museum, Southern Illinois University - Carbondale, Illinois
Ball State University - Muncie, Indiana
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas - Lawrence, Kansas
The Speed Art Museum - Louisville, Kentucky
Portland Museum of Art - Portland, Maine
Academy Art Museum - Easton, Maryland
The University of Michigan Museum of Art - Ann Arbor, Michigan
Fredrick R. Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Mississippi Museum of Art - Jackson, Mississippi
Saint Louis Art Museum - St. Louis, Missouri
Yellowstone Art Museum - Billings, Montana
Joslyn Art Museum - Omaha, Nebraska
Las Vegas Art Museum - Las Vegas, Nevada
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College - Hanover, New Hampshire
Montclair Art Museum - Montclair, New Jersey
Akron Art Museum - Akron, Ohio
Oklahoma City Museum of Art - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Portland Art Museum - Portland, Oregon
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design - Providence, Rhode Island
Columbia Museum of Art - Columbia, South Carolina
South Dakota Art Museum, South Dakota State University - Brookings, South Dakota
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art - Memphis, Tennessee
Dallas Museum of Fine Art - Dallas, Texas
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Utah State University - Logan, Utah
Chrysler Museum - Norfolk, Virginia
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts - Richmond, Virginia
Huntington Museum of Art - Huntington, West Virginia
Milwaukee Art Museum - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
University of Wyoming Art Museum - Laramie, Wyoming

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About  Martin (Marty) Johnson

Born:  1951
Known for:  abstraction, environments