Gallery Representation

Xanadu Gallery
7039 E. Main St #101
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
(toll-free) 866.483.1306
(local) 480.368.9929
(fax) 480.368.9932


Current Exhibitions


Themeless​

Whitdel Arts at The Gallery At Marygrove College


July 14th-July 31st​, 2017


Liberal Arts Building 8425 W. McNichols, Detroit MI


Opening Reception July 14th 6-9 pm


Open to the public




$100 Buck Show


Detroit Artists Market


July 28th - Aug 26, 2017


4719 Woodward Avenue

Detroit, MI 48201

313 832 8540


​Opening Reception July 28th 6 - 9 pm


Open to the public

 

2017 Exhibitions


2017 Member's Exhibit

Whitdel Arts

Detroit, MI

2017 Garden Party and Art Show
Detroit Artists Market

Detroit, MI


2017 BEST OF THE BEST

Studio 1219

Port Huron, MI


​​​​2016 Exhibitions​
2016 Sip and Savor: A Global World Series Of Food And WineTasting

​Lakeland Banquet & Event Centre


2016 "Art of Our Women" Studio 1219, Port Huron MI


2016 "Photoreal: A FotoFocus Biennial Project"

Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH


2016 Member' Exhibition, Anton Art Center, Mt Clemens, MI


2016 Eastside Art Show

Host Venue: Ardmore Cafe

St Clair Shores, MI


2016 Biennial All Media Exhibition,

Detroit Artists Market, Detroit MI


2016 Members Exhibition,Whitdel Arts, Detroit MI


2016 "Best of the Best",Studio 1219

Port Huron, MI


2015 Exhibitions

2015 Detroit Art Market Garden Party and Art Sale, Detroit MI


2015 Members' Exhibition, Whitdel Arts, Detroit MI


2015 "Best of the Best", Studio 1219 Port Huron, Michigan


2014 Exhibitions
2014 Lookout Joe (Mount Lookout Coffee Roasters), Cincinnati OH 


2014 "Art Of Our Women", Studio 1219 Port Huron, Michigan,*Winner of the People's Choice Award 


2014 "Best of the Best", Studio 1219 Port Huron, Michigan


2013 Exhibitions
2013 Solo Exhibit, "Parallel Lives and Perspectives", Studio 1219 Port Huron, Michigan


2013 "Best of the Best", Studio 1219 Port Huron, Michigan


 2012 Exhibitions 
2012 "Art of Our Women", Studio 1219 Port Huron, Michigan


About

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Bio

Jeanne Burris Johnson is a painter of Pop art and Photorealism. A native of Flint Michigan she now lives and works in St Clair County. Her work has been selected for such shows as the “2016 Biennial All Media Exhibition” (Detroit Artists Market), “2016 Photoreal: A FotoFocus Biennial Project” (Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati OH), and the 2016 East Side Art Show.  Jeanne is shown locally in galleries such as Detroit Artists Market, Anton Art Gallery, and Studio 1219.


Artist's Statement

I paint what I find intriguing, and what I find intriguing are the ordinary unvarnished moments that people have. A fusion of Photorealism and Pop Art, my art joins the objectivity of the photograph with the visual jolt that a reduced color palette provides. The process begins with a photograph that catches my eye. It's not unusual for me to take hundreds of photos to find only one or two images I want to paint. Mostly I'm drawn to photos where the subject appears to be unaware of my camera and focused on something else. Kids playing games, friends making music or a spider spinning a web. Once a photograph has been chosen, I edit the image down to what I find to be the most interesting or relevant components of the composition. With some photos I take the information down to the most minimal level. Others I feel it's important to document greater detail. This is an area that is completely about instinct for me. Color selection is next in planning and keeping a limited palette tends to convey more drama and interest to the subject. I choose colors that help tell the story of the moment or emphasize it. Having completed all the steps above, painting begins soon after with acrylics being the medium of choice.




A Contemporary Painter Of Pop Art and Photorealism


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