Liz Johnson Biography
Liz works mostly in black and white, employing traditional dark-room techniques and is primarily landscape-based. Over the past 25 years she has benefited considerably from workshops led by photographers from both sides of the Atlantic. These include Fay Godwin, Thomas Joshua Cooper, John Blakemore, Jan Groover, Melanie Manchot and Keith Carter.
Solo exhibitions include:
2001. ‘Standing Still Standing’, at Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal
1997. ‘Close Encounters’, at Pendle Art Gallery, Lancashire
1994. ‘The Lunacy of Light’, at Leeds City Art Gallery
Group exhibitions include:
2005. ‘Eric’s Sheds’ –with David Fulford, at Neo Gallery, Cockermouth.
2002 ‘Recent Work’ – with David Fulford, at Pendle Art Gallery.
1996 ‘Changing Ground’, University of Bradford (with Kate Mellor)
1995 ‘Conjectures of Time’, Winchester Contemporary Art Gallery, (with Fay Godwin, John Blakemore and other UK photographers).
2007. Pinhole images featured in the UK photographic journal, Black & White.
November 2005. A selection of work featured in the US photographic journal, Black & White (issue 40).