Born in Melbourne in 1959 Christine Johnson was awarded a Diploma of Fine Art at Caulfield Institute of technology in 1979 and a Graduate Diploma of Art from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in 1980. She taught at tertiary level from 1986 to 1990. A teacher and painter she has exhibited in numerous solo and group shows from 1989 in Sydney and Melbourne. She has been commissioned to provide a designs for the Victorian Tapestry Workshop in 2004, The Park Hyatt Hotel in Melbourne and the Crown Promenande Hotel in Melbourne.
The total number of works by Christine Johnson offered for sale by auction since 1988 is 44, of which 23 (52%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $16,200 for Jacques Bernoulli sold by Sotheby's in August 2006. This year 7 works have been offered for sale. Works by Christine Johnson are held by the National Gallery of Australia.
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