Lot 435 - Claudette Johnson	- Ink Study No.4
Lot 435 - Claudette Johnson	- Ink Study No.4

Lot 435 - Claudette Johnson - Ink Study No.4

Ink and Watercolour on Paper
A6 (10x15cm) original artwork
Signed on verso

Claudette Johnson (born 1959) is a British visual artist. She is known for her large-scale drawings of Black women and involvement with the BLK Art Group. She was described by Modern Art Oxford as "one of the most accomplished figurative artists working in Britain today


1992-1994 Post Graduate Certificate in Education (F.E), University of Greenwich, 1979-1982 BA Hons Fine Art, University of Wolverhampton, 1978-1979 Foundation course in Art and Design, Manchester Polytechnic



2021 Hollybush Gardens, London [solo], 2023 People of Colour: Black Portraiture Now, National Portrait Gallery, London [group] Selected solo exhibitions 

2019 I Came to Dance, Modern Art Oxford, UK 

2017 Claudette Johnson, Hollybush Gardens, London 

1999 Studio Show, Deborah House Studios, London 

1995 Portraits from a Small Room, 198 Gallery, London [artist in residence] 

1992 In This Skin, The Black Art Gallery, London 

1990 Pushing Against The Boundaries, Rochdale Art Gallery [artist in residence] Claudette Johnson, The Tom Allen Centre, London 1986 Claudette Johnson - Recent Works, The City Art Gallery Manchester [artist in residence] 

1984 Claudette Johnson - Drawings, The Drill Hall, London