About The Artist

Kelly U Johnson, a self-taught artist from Louisville, KY, now living in Richmond, VA, honed her artistic skills at the University of Louisville. Her artwork serves as a profound reflection of her perspective on the world, whether capturing the inspiring wonders of nature or magnifying the beauty and resilience of African Americans. Creating with a variety of mediums from graphite to paints and repurposed objects. Naturally, mixed media allows her to incorporate color, texture and layers to convey powerful stories and ideas through her work. This multifaceted approach to art has become her favorite method of creative expression.