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, Facebook, NPR, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Smithsonian, The Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Variety, The Washington Post, Variety, United Airlines Rhapsody, Random House, Narratively, Airbnb, Corriere Delle Sera, Ritual Coffee Roasters, Commercial Observer, Denver Regional Council Of Governments, Portland Mercury, Boise Weekly, East Bay Express, True Parent Magazine, 5280, SevenFifty Daily, Backpacker, Duft & Watterson, Ask The Sherwins, Duckhorn Winery, Callisto Media.

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Artist News

RYAN JOHNSON | LUSTRON FOR LIFE FOR INDIANAPOLIS MONTHLY

Here's another great piece by #lcmartist Ryan Johnson for Indianapolis Monthly's column The Hoosierist. This one is Called "Lustron For…

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RYAN JOHNSON | MEMORIAL DAY APPROACHING FOR AARP

We've been looking forward to sharing this lovely gif by #lcmartist RYAN JOHNSON for The Ethel column from AARP.  The feature…

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RYAN JOHNSON | A NEW CIVIC VISION FOR SPUR REGIONAL STRATEGY

We're thrilled to be showcasing this amazing piece by #lcmartist RYAN JOHNSON for SPUR. SPUR just launched it's new SPUR…

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