Carol Johnson

Carol Johnson

Freelance Curator / Curator of Photography

Carol Johnson worked in the Prints and Photographs Division at the Library of Congress for thirty-one years before retiring and moving to Colorado. She is currently the co-curator of the annual Eyes on Main Street exhibition held in Wilson, North Carolina. She also researches and blogs about photography at Johnson earned a BFA in photography from Massachusetts College of Art and an MLS in Library Science from the University of Maryland.

Johnson was a contributor to the book Eyes of a Nation: A Visual History of the United States. She was also co-author and exhibition co-curator of Framing the West: The Survey Photographs of Timothy H. O’Sullivan, which was exhibited at the Smithsonian’s American Art Museum. At the Library of Congress, she co-curated Down to Earth: Herblock and Photographers Observe the Environment and The Last Full Measure: Civil War Photographs from the Liljenquist Family Collection.

Past Jury

Bernard Utudjian

Bernard Utudjian Galerie Polaris

Christine Ollier

Christine Ollier Filles du Calvaire

Eliane Laffont

Eliane Laffont Laffont Inc.

Françoise Paviot Vermès

Françoise Paviot Galerie Françoise Paviot

Janette Danel

Janette Danel KijK Galerie

Jean-François Camp

Jean Francois Camp Espace Dupon

Jerome Huffer

Jerome Huffer Paris Match

Kenan Aktulun

Kenan Aktulun Truth

Nathalie Belayche

Nathalie Belayche Visual Delight

Patricia Lanza

Patricia Lanza Annenberg Space for Photography

Patrick Kahn

Patrick Kahn SNAP! photo festival

Rebecca McClelland

Rebecca McClelland New Statesman Magazine

Tatiana Kurtanova

Tatiana Kurtanova Journal of Portfolio / FotoLoft Gallery