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TEDDY JOHNSON

TEDDY JOHNSON

Artist Work

No Longer William Montague, He Was Just Bill Taggs Out on Route 70
2012
Oil on Canvas
30 X 24 in
Betty Sweat off of Route 340
2012
Oil on Cavas
27 X 28 in
Emily and Mahala Near 27
2012
Oil on Canvas
24.5 X 24.5
Near Adventureland USA On His Way To The Mineral Springs at Bath
2012
Oil on Canvas
20 X 20 in
A Dance to Fishers Hornpipe approaching Mussetter Road Underpass
2012
Oil on Canvas
22X22in
They Promenaded the “The Devils Dream” Down 340
2012
Oil on Canvas
29 X 24 in

Artist Information

County
Baltimore City
Artistic Category

Visual Arts

Artist Bio

Artist and curator Teddy Johnson was born in Frederick County, VA. He received his BFA in painting from the Maryland Institute College of Art, his MFA in drawing and painting from the University of Georgia, and studied painting and Italian Art for a year in Cortona, Italy. His paintings have been exhibited in numerous galleries in the Mid Atlantic area as well as galleries such as the Fay Gold Gallery and the Bill Lowe Gallery in Atlanta, and UnionDocs in NYC. His work has been exhibited internationally in Italy and in Korea. Teddy was featured in the May 2011 edition of the Korean Magazine "Art People" as the month's featured World Artist. He has curated shows in Baltimore, MD and Brooklyn, NY with the Rotating History Project, which he co-founded in 2010. His paintings play with the traditions of Western Art and history as a forum to explore storytelling, human psychology, color, and contemporary culture. He is based in Baltimore, MD.