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Jeffery C. Johnson: a bio
“Jeff Johnson was born with photography in his blood.”- WGN-TV News Chicago, 2012
Photographer Jeffery C. Johnson is a self-taught 3rd generation professional
Chicago photographer whose work has been prominently featured on the
WGN-TV News, ABC-TV’s This Week with George Stephanopoulos, Chicago Reader, Chicagoist.com and at Chicagopublicradio.com.
He has published two books of his photography, one a photo essay taken on the closing night at the legendary Flame Steakhouse entitled, The Last New Year (2012) (“A nostalgic farewell to an icon in Chicagoland for over five decades.”- Suburban Life Newspapers) available at itunes.com & blurb.com the other a volume of his photo work of Chicago entitled, Portfolio: Chicago (2011) (“Jeffery C. Johnson captures evocative images of the city.”- Suburban Life Newspapers) which is available at blurb.com.
Jeffery has also published a book of his Grandfather Elmer C. Johnson’s photojournalist work entitled, Scoop: Chasing Chicago for the Front Page (2011) as well as a book of the photojournalistic work of his Father Denny Johnson entitled, Shot: A Frame Full of Stories (2012) which are also available at itunes.com and blurb.com.
Jeffery has exhibited his work at solo and group shows throughout Chicago and the suburbs and has sold his photographs at assorted stores in Chicagoland including the Chicago Cultural Center and 57th St. Books in Hyde Park.
Jeffery attended the Edinburgh College of Art and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and his photography is a part of many private collections.
Jeffery C. Johnson currently resides in Chicagoland.
Le Mosaiste, West Hollywood, CA.
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Battered Women's Network
Burnham Park Yacht Club, Chicago
The Flame Restaurant, Countryside, IL.
Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro, Chicago
We're Nuts, La Grange, IL.
Fill-Up Station Bar, Berwyn, IL.
St. Charles Place Restaurant, St. Charles, IL.
Cy's Steakhouse, Chicago
Joe’s Saloon, Brookfield, IL.
Ryans Public House, Brookfield, IL.
John B. Schwartz, Attorney at Law, Chicago
Betty Jo Finazzo, Baird Warner Realty, Naperville, IL.
Ray Noland, Artist, Chicago
Larry Sturm, Music Producer, Chicago
Istvan & His Imaginary Band
The Gina Knight Orchestra
2012 -2010 “Chicago Nocturne” solo exhibition, The Flame Steakhouse, Countryside, IL.
2011 “One Day Art Show” group exhibition, The Peace Center, Berwyn, IL.
2010 “Bridges of Chicago” group exhibition, Bridgeview Bank, Lincoln Park, Chicago
2008 “Johnson 3: Three Generations of Chicago Photographers” solo exhibition,
Ferguson Gallery, Concordia University, River Forest, IL.
2008-2005 “Between the Lines” solo exhibition, Mrs. Murphy’s Irish Bistro, Chicago
Retail Locations that have sold my work:
Posters Plus, Michigan Ave., Chicago
57th St. Books, Hyde Park, Chicago
Illinois Artisans Shop, Thompson Center, Chicago
Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago
Fly-Right Gifts, Berwyn, IL.