Tim Johnson / England / Catalonia
Artist and basketmaker Tim Johnson has exhibited and taken part in residencies throughout the UK and internationally over the last 20 years including projects in Australia, Denmark, Newfoundland, Ireland, the USA and Uzbekistan.
Originally from Newcastle Upon Tyne Tim has lived in various parts of England and Ireland and is currently based in the north east of Spain just outside Barcelona.
Tim is an experienced tutor and has recently been awarded the prestigious Marsh Award for Excellence in Gallery Education and several awards for his baskets in Spain and Poland.
Tim combines a deep respect for traditional basketmaking techniques with his own innovations and enjoys using a wide variety of materials and techniques gleaned from his travels, research and his own creative practice.