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Anna Johnson
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*1946, Edinburgh

Education
2008
Enrolled on Leicester De Montford University Masters by Independent Study (Printmaking)
2006
Study for one year on the M.A ADAPT (Printmaking) University of Derby
2005
Course on Innovative Etching at Edinburgh Printmakers Workshop
BA (Hons) Illustration Degree and unconditional acceptance on the MA ADAPT at the University of Derby.
2003
Course on Photo-polymer Etching at Edinburgh Printmakers Workshop
1970 - 1982
Open University Study at Foundation & Second Level
Numerous vocational courses on Art & Psychotherapy in conjunction with Glasgow University leading to acceptance as a full member of the British Association of Art Therapists
1963 - 1968 
Edinburgh College of Art in the School of Drawing & Painting
1959 - 1963 
Attended Life Drawing Evening Classes at Edinburgh College of Art while still attending Trinity Academy Edinburgh

Membership of Professional Bodies:
2006 
Member British Printmakers Council
2005 
Member of CIN 
Associate Practitioner at Banks Mill Studios, Derby
2004 
Full Member Edinburgh Printmaker’s Workshop
2003 
Member Edinburgh Printmaker’s Workshop
1978 
Member of the British Association of Art Therapists
1972 
Founder member of the Scottish Society of Art and Psychopathology

Employment
2007
Creative Director, and Founder of Green Door Open Access Printmaking Studio Derby
1977 
Art Therapist at Edinburgh Slateford Adult Training Centre for mentally-handicapped adult males
1974 
Art Therapist at Cambridge Street Psychiatric Day Hospital Edinburgh
1970 
Art Therapist at the Edinburgh Royal Victoria Geriatric Hospital
1970 - 1977 
Organised selection and hanging of exhibitions of Patients/Clients work


Exhibitions:
2009
Wide Open, Beetroot Tree Gallery, Draycott. Curated and exhibited in a show of 81 prints by members of Green Door Studio.
2008
East Oregon University Inkspot Print Exchange (Curated submission of nine entries from Green Door members)
Selected for Best of Print Zero Center of Contemporary Art (CoCa) Seattle
2007
Green Door Exhibition at Crompton Tavern Derby
Green Door Relaunch Exhibition
Banks Mill Open Studios November 2007
Invited to exhibit at grafisk vaerksted \ NAESTVED Denmark
Print Zero 5 Seattle
2006
Curated Six Shows at Green Door
Postcard Show Geen Door Derby
Postcard Show Surface Gallery Nottingham
Banks Mill Open Days - Derby
The Art of Photography - San Diego U.S.A.
April/May - Old Inlet Print Co-op Homer, Alaska 
June - Basil Hallward Gallery - Powell's Books - Portland Oregon
July - Sev Shoon Arts Center - Seattle Washington
September - Rainbow Building Gallery - U of Miami - Coral Gables, Florida
March 2006
DÉJÀ VU - opening of Green Door Open Access Printmaking Studio, Derby
January 2006
Selected by the AOI/AOP for SUBLIME - Representations of Awe in Contemporary Imagery The AOP Gallery, London
December 2005 
POSTCARD EXHIBITION The Surface Gallery Nottingham
GORGEOUS GIFTS FOR CHRISTMAS View from the Top Nottingham 
NOTTINGHAM ANNUAL OPEN EXHIBITION Nottingham Castle Nottingham 
November 2005 
WATCH OUT FOR THE SMALL PRINT TOO City Gallery Leicester
CHRISTMAS SHOW Banks Mill Studios Derby
THE CHRISTMAS EXHIBITION Edinburgh Printmakers Workshop 
July 2005 
FOR WALLS View from the Top Nottingham
DREAMS St. Leonard’s Gallery Edinburgh
June 2005
PRINTS Tomintoul Gallery Banffshire Scotland
May 2005
POSTCARD EXHIBITION City Museum Derby
July 2002 
A CHILD OF THE MUSIC HALL Museum of Childhood Sudbury Derbyshire
1970
Top of the Pops (BBC) Costume design for Tam White
1968
Hamilton, Bermuda - Oils on Canvas

Awards:
2007
Arts Council Grant Funding for relocation & relaunch of Green Door
2006
Short listed for the Rootstein Hopkins award for Drawing
2002
Selected for entry for the D & AD Awards
1962
First prize for the All Scottish Schools Painting Prize

 
 

 

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