Lee Johnson holds his MA, Fine Art Central Saint Martins School of Art, and BA, Honours, Graphic Arts and Design, Leeds Metropolitan University. Johnson’s work is found in the collections of the University of the Arts London, and Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge as well as numerous private collections worldwide.
The artist is the recipient of various awards including the Arts Council England Touring Exhibitions Award, 2006; Arts Council England Individual Artist Award, 2005; and the Yorkshire Arts Individual Artist Award, 2000.
Select solo exhibitions include Quadrant Projects, London, 2015; St. Paul’s Gallery, London, 2006 and Three Colts Gallery, London, 2005. The artist has also participated in over 30 international group exhibitions: Christie’s Education, London, 2019; Carslberg Byens Galleri & Kunstsalon, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2018; Saatchi Gallery, London, 2018; Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, 2016; Kris Day at Arcade, London, 2016; Lubomirov-Angus Hughes, London, 2015; Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, 2015; Art Athina, Greece, 2015; Radio City - Internal Broadcast Tate Britain, London, 2015; Mayor’s Parlour Gallery, London, 2015; Bond House Gallery, London, 2013.