Mark Johnson

Real name: 
Mark Johnson

Fine Arts Gallery Director, Professor

Fine Arts Building, Room 236A


Mark Dean Johnson is Professor of Art and Gallery Director at San Francisco State University. He was educated at Yale University, where he was a personal assistant to Josef Albers, and received his MFA from UC Berkeley. He previously was professor at Humboldt State University in Arcata, CA, and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at the San Francisco Art Institute. His publications include: Asian American Art: A History, 1850-1970 (2008: Stanford University Press), and AT WORK: The Art of California Labor (2003: California Historical Society Press).

Curatorial practice, Asian American art history, California art history