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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Ryan Johnson

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The Beach
Back Alley
Pruning
Brooklyn
Scooter Life
Portugal
Da Club
Flood On Grand Revisited
Flood On Grand Revisited
Jealousy
Jealousy
The Abduction Of Proserpina By Pluto
The Abduction Of Proserpina By Pluto
The Apartment
The Runner
The Runner
Watching You
Watching You
Boxing Match
Boxing Match
The Golfer
The Golfer
Break Dance
The Dance
The Dance
The Biker And The Monet
The Biker And The Monet
Kickflip
Kickflip
Figure Skater
Figure Skater

Artist News

RYAN JOHNSON | LYFT BUILT A BRAND ON BEING THE NICE GIG WORK APP CLAD IN PINK FOR The Washington Post

Fun new piece by #lcmartist Ryan Johnson for The Washington Post for an article in their Technology section on how…

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RYAN JOHNSON | NORTH STAR FOR AFAR MAGAZINE

Here's a wonderful series of art by #lcmartist Ryan Johnson for AFAR Magazine about Alaska. "As a teen, writer Patrice…

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RYAN JOHNSON | 11 TIPS TO HELP YOU RUN FASTER FOR NIKE

Another fabulous piece by #lcmartist Ryan Johnson for Nike. This piece coaches you and gives you 11 tips to help…

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