Paul Johnson

currently P.S.1 National Studio Program, New York, New York
1996 Skowhegan Summer Residency Program, Skowhegan, Maine

1993-5 Master of Fine Arts , Hunter College, New York, New York
1988-92 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New YorkSelected Exhibitions
Zones de Confluences, curated by Benjamin Weil, Villette Numérique,Paris, France
Score, Postmasters Gallery, New York (solo exhibition)
Killer Instinct, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
Game Scenes, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco

hot summer cool, Postmasters Gallery, NY
Animations, Kunstwerke, Berlin, Germany
Transmediale Festival of New Media, Berlin, Germany

Future Cinema, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany (travelling to Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki Finland, and InterCommunication Center, Tokyo, Japan 2003)
AIR Program (with Carnivore), eyebeam Atelier, NY
media city seoul 2002 - Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
Joy and Revolution, Postmasters Gallery, NY
Open Source Art Hack, New Museum, NY
Anxious Omniscience, Princeton Museum, NJ
Second Sight, Hunter College, NY

Wattage and Friendship, Müllerdechiara, Berlin, Germany
Animation, PS1 Museum, New York, NY
Unknown / Infinity, Taipei Gallery, New York, NY
Games, Rare Gallery, NY, NY
Prototype, Art Center for the Capital Region, Troy, NY

Kluge, Rare Gallery, NY, NY
Rendez-vous, Collection Yvon Lambert, Avignon, France
Batafar, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France

Events, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
Ma Sorcière Bien Aimée, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
Hocus Focus, Rare Gallery, NY, NY

End of the Century NY, CRDC, Nantes, France
Recent Drawings, Yearsley Spring Gallery Philadelphia, PA

Illness in the Financial District, Inaugural Performance for the Whitney
Biennial, NY, NY
Guerilla Imaging, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Studio Artists Exhibition, P.S.1 Museum, NY, NY
Symptoms and Home Remedies, Dum umeni, Brno, Czech Republic
Clean Streets, Yearsley Spring Gallery ,Philadelphia, PA
Cascade Lounge, Curated by David Linton, Art Exhange Show, NY, NY

Selected Bibliography
Sara Diamond, “Spotlight: Media City Seoul 2002,” Flash Art, December 2002
“ Media City Seoul 2002, catalog, Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea, September 2002
Mahoney, Robert, “Joy and Revolution,” review, Time Out New York, July 4-11, 2002
Welchman, John, Art After Appropriation: Essays on Art in the 1990s, Gordon
& Breach, 2001
Carter, Daniel, "Vision Quest: Console Hacker Paul Johnson Projects Himself
into the Game," Wired, May 2001
Montaigne, Veronique, "The Ponies of PS1 at the Duchesse Anne," Le Monde,
Conrad, Tony, "Paul Johnson: Cyber-objectivity, hyperreality, or sci-fi?,"
University of Buffalo, 1998
Emenhiser, Karen, "Guerilla imaging: a hacker aesthetic," University of
Buffalo, 1997
" Mixed Media, Mixed Blessings," New York Press, 6/10/97