Cathy G. Johnson is an artist in Providence, Rhode Island. She makes comics, drawings, prints, and books about confrontation and sincerity. She draws inspiration from her life and her community, as well as philosophy and critical theory.
Her first graphic novel, Jeremiah, debuted in 2013; she has also been published by One Percent Press, Czap Books, Ley Lines, Youth in Decline, and Silver Sprocket. Cathy was awarded the 2014 Ignatz Award for Promising New Talent.
In addition to her artwork, Cathy is a founder and organizer of the Rhode Island Independent Publishing Expo. RIPExpo was awarded a project grant from the Rhode Island State Council for the Arts in 2015.
THANK GOD, I AM IN LOVE (Czap Books/Grindstone Comics - Ley Lines, May 2015)
LOVERS ONLY (Youth in Decline, May 2015) contributor
JEREMIAH (One Percent Press, September 2015)
GORGEOUS (Koyama Press, May 2016)
NO DOGS ALLOWED (First Second, est. 2017)