Andy Johnson

Andy Johnson
Program Administrator, Art History Program;
Director, Gallery 102
Rm. 101, Smith Hall of Art
[email protected] // [email protected]


Andy Johnson is a DC-based art historian, curator, arts writer, and editor. He is currently the Director of Gallery 102 at the Corcoran School of the Arts & Design; editor for Dirt; editor of Archeion: Journal of Queer Archives, published by the Stonewall National Museum & Archives; and a board member at Touchstone Foundation for the Arts. He has served as Assistant Curator & Artist Liaison for Art on the Vine; was the 2018 Apprentice Curator for the DC Arts Center; and a 2019 Visiting Arts Writer and Critic for The Chart. His research is multivalent and interrelated. He researches and writes on topics including: white supremacy, colonialism, the nation-state, patriarchy, and masculinity; a queer politics of pleasure, the erotic, and queer aesthetics; care, affect, emotion, failure, and feeling as knowledge.