The work of photographer Stella Johnson has spanned editorial assignments, corporate projects, documentaries and personal artistic expressions. Stella has worked extensively in both the U.S. and overseas with commissions from The Ford Foundation, EarthWatch Institute and Continental Airlines and assignments from Time, Fortune and US News and World Report.
Stella teaches at the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University and Boston University and was a Visiting Scholar at the School of Visual Arts at Northeastern University in 2006. She received two Fulbright Scholarships to Mexico in 2003-2004, and 2006, the former for photography and the latter for teaching.
Her work is showcased in her monograph, AL SOL: Photographs from Mexico, Cameroon and Nicaragua, published by The University of Maine Press with exhibitions at the Hallmark Museum of Contemporary Photography and the University of Maine Museum of Art in 2008. www.alsobook.com
Her photographs have been collected in the DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA, The Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, The Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FLA, The University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor, Maine, the girls’ club collection, Fort Lauderdale, FLA and private collections.
She is represented by Panopticon Gallery in Boston MA.