Ryan Johnson

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA

Ryan Johnson is a freelance illustrator based in Oakland, CA. After graduating from Boise State University in 2012 he left Idaho to pursue a full time illustration career in the Bay Area.

He has been recognized by American Illustration, 3×3 and the Society of Illustrators. He keeps busy drawing and plein air painting, drinking coffee, playing cribbage, and obsessing over podcasts, but mostly he makes illustrations.

Clients

The New Yorker, GQ, The New York Times, NPR, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Smithsonian, Boston Globe, Variety, The Washington Post, Variety, United Airlines Rhapsody, Random House, Narratively, Corriere Delle Sera, Ritual Coffee Roasters, Commercial Observer, Denver Regional Council Of Governments, Portland Mercury, Boise Weekly, East Bay Express, True Parent Magazine, SevenFifty Daily, Ask The Sherwins, Duckhorn Winery, Callisto Media.

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Fortnite
Going To The Movies
Washington Post

1 of 2

Jungle Hike
Hollywood Agents
Variety Magazine

1 of 2

A Fire in Dreamland
Influenza Outbreak
Speed Dating America

1 of 4

Connected To Your Phone
NPR

1 of 5

Tasting Room Horror Stories

1 of 6

Commercial Observer
Sun Valley Film Fest
Boise Weekly

1 of 8

Renters and Landlords
Workation
Boston Globe

1 of 2

Students In Milan
Corriere Della Sera

1 of 2

Narratively Header Illustration
Narratively

1 of 3

Drowning In Ballots
Portland Mercury

1 of 4

Housing
Housing
Housing
The Stranger

1 of 2

Agriculture And Health
Portugal
Goofy Footed
Sports Injuries
Sports Injuries
Shohei Ohtani
Ryan Johnson – Shohei Ohtani
Watching You
Watching You

Artist News

RYAN JOHNSON | REPRESENTING AT AMERICAN ILLUSTRATION

American Illustration AI-AP party at Angel Orensanz Foundation is one of the greatest nights of the year for both Photographers…

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RYAN JOHNSON | HARVEST AND CRUSH MISHAPS YOU’LL NEVER FORGET FOR SEVEN FIFTY DAILY

There's nothing better then getting to illustrate the most interesting subjects, this one about wine -- but then gets better…

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RYAN JOHNSON – TASTING ROOM HORROR STORIES

Loving all these illos by RYAN JOHNSON for SevenFifty Daily for their Horror Stories column where "industry professionals share the…

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