Kathryn Jill Johnson received her MFA from the University of Georgia and her BA from the University of South Florida. She is currently a Professor of Painting and Drawing at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.

She has exhibited nationally and throughout the southeast, including group exhibitions at the Tennessee Valley Museum of Art, University of Montevallo, the ARC Gallery in Chicago, the Huntsville Museum of Art and most recently, the Alabama State Council on the Arts’ Georgine Clarke Gallery. She has mounted a number of solo exhibitions, among them shows at Lowe Mill Arts Center, the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Berea College, Tennessee Tech University, and Rogue Community College.