Judith Johnson







Judith Johnson

A figurative painter, Judith studied at the National Art School before working as an art director, illustrator and graphic designer in Sydney and London.

After training as an art teacher (I.T.A.T.E.) at UTS Sydney, she taught graphic design and drawing for ten years before becoming Head Teacher at the Institute of Technology Design Centre, Enmore campus.

Her works are held in private collections in UK, USA and Europe. She is a founding member of Portrait Artists Australia and a member of the Royal Art Society.

Published in

The Macquarie International Portrait Artists Australia Exhibition (USA). Washington D.C. 2005

The Artists Book Ten Years published by P.A.A 2011



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Career Highlights


Portia Geach Portrait Award 2003

Portia Geach Portrait Award 1998

Mosman Art Prize 2004

Mosman Art Prize 1984

Hunters Hill Art Prize 2013, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2004

Berkelouw Portrait Prize 2005

Shirley Hannon Portrait Award 2004


Macquarie International Portrait Artists Exhibition, Australian Embassy,
Washington DC 2005

Australia Awakening group exhibition, Australia House, London 2002

Harmonic Visions 2,
Tamworth City Gallery 2003


Hunters Hill Regional Drawing Prize 2008

Hunters Hill and Lane Cove Drawing
Prize 2005


Nora Heysen Award, Hunters Hill 2013

Hunters Hill Shell prize 2003


Judge of Hunters Hill Art Exhibition 2012

Hunters Hill 50 Year Commemorative Exhibition 2005

RAS Portrait exhibition 2007

of Portrait Artists Australia 2005

Numerous solo and group exhibitions
2001-2012 in  Sydney, London,
Washington D.C.


@ Judith Johnson 2013. All rights reserved. Paintings photographed by John McRae

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