Artist Type: Painter
Contact: shelly johnson at (505) 467-9056
shelly johnson is a pop artist painter who has been painting and exhibiting her handpainted enamel paintings since the early 90's in arizona, virginia, north carolina and new mexico.
shelly graduated from the communication arts department with a BFA in graphic design in 1988 from virginia commonwealth university. she started painting in 1989 and has continued...showing her work in numerous galleries. she has painted more than 200 paintings and sold almost 150. since arriving in new mexico in 2007 shelly has sold 45 paintings (many of which were commissions) and has shown in 10 galleries in santa fe, truth or consequences and in madrid, new mexico. she is currently represented by jeanette williams fine art on canyon road in santa fe and has her own gallery with gallery partner anne marie coughlin, in madrid, new mexico. the gallery is in the gypsy plaza and is called 'a wander out yonder'. shelly lives her passion every day in her gallery painting and playing music.