Biography

Devin B. Johnson (b. 1992, Los Angeles) obtained his BA in Fine Arts from the California State University of Channel Islands (2015) and received a Masters of Fine Arts at Pratt Institute (2019). He was one of sixteen artists from around the world selected for the inaugural year of the Black Rock Senegal residency, and was featured in the Northeast and MFA issue of New American Paintings (2019). Melody of a Memory (2020), his first exhibition with Nicodim, received international acclaim. Recent exhibitions include When You Waked Up the Buffalo, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles (2020); Hollywood Babylon: A Re-Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome, Jeffrey Deitch, Nicodim Gallery, AUTRE Magazine, Los Angeles (2020); Atmosphere of Certain Uncertainty, Residency Gallery, Inglewood (2019, solo); Skin Stealers, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles (2019); TRANS WORLD, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles; Galeria Nicodim, Bucharest (2019); Island, RAMP Gallery, London (2019); and Incognito, ICA LA, Los Angeles (2019).