Sharon Johnson-Tennant was born in Columbia, South Carolina. She received a BA in Fine Arts from Skidmore College, in Saratoga Springs, New York. During a career in NYC in textile and fashion design, she ontinued with her studies in Color Theory at NYU.
After a move to Los Angeles, Sharon shifted her focus to photography. Her work is about making the invisible visible, and finding beauty in it's details. Sharon's photographs are held in private collections and have been featured in galleries and exhibiitions nationwide. Her work has been published by Sony Pictures, PDN, National Geographic Travel Magazine and Travel and Leisure, and featured in the Huffington Post, The Los Angeles Times, Artslant, Lenscratch, Clickblog Italy Canon and Clickblog France Nikon. Sharon has won numerous awards including the Julia Margaret Cameron Award and the IPA International Photo Award.
She is represented by the Robert Berman Gallery in LA, B-6 Gallery in SF and Art Project Paia in Maui.