Busa, Chris, “The Pulse of Color,” Provincetown Arts, (Volume 27 2012/13), pg 61-63.

Seed, John, “Mitchell Johnson: Are You Going with Me?,” Huffington Post, (April 29, 2012).

Kristof, Csilla, “Bay Area Figuration: Origins and Today,” American Contemporary Art, (March 2012), pg 18-19.

Seed, John, “A Look at Peter Selz: Sketches of A Life in Art,” Huffington Post, (May, 2012).


Busa, Chris, “Art Talk Public Radio Program,” WOMR, (August 2012).

Many MJ Paintings appear in the feature film, Crazy Stupid Love, (September, 2011).


Harp, Grady. “Mitchell Johnson,” Poets and Artists, (March/April, 2010), pg 41-45.

The painting “Meyreuil,” 2001 appears in the feature film, Its Complicated.


Selz, Peter, “Mitchell Johnson interview,” 2009, Smithsonian Archives of American Art.

Dallas, Alistair, “The Next Level of Los Gatos Art,” Los Gatos Observer, (January 10, 2009).


Karlstrom, Paul, “Mitchell Johnson interview,” 2008, Smithsonian Archives of American Art.

Batti, Renee, “Mitchell Johnson Opens at Castilleja,” Alamanac, (October 30, 2008), pg 20.

Wallace, Rebecca, “Concerning Color,” Palo Alto Weekly, (November 24, 2008), pg 12.

Kendall-Weed, Jeff, “Los Gatos Art Museum presents its ‘most important show ever’,”The Mercury News,(December 29, 2008), p.7.


The painting “Untitled, Palo Alto, n.3,” 1991 appears in the TV show, Ugly Betty.

Norton, Janet Duca, Palo Alto Daily News,(September 23, 2007), p.7.

Batti, Renee, “MJ Paints windows at Bloomingdale’s,” The Almanac(September 12, 2007), p.20.

Wallace, Rebecca, “The Roads both taken,” Palo Alto Weekly,(May 18, 2007), cover & p. 10-12.

Wallace, Rebecca, “The Roads both taken,” Mountain View Voice,(May 25, 2007), cover & p. 29-31.

Cape Arts Review, “Art News from Chatham, Orleans and Brewster,”(2007), p.62.

MacLaughlin, Karen, “Color and shape: paintings by Mitchell Johnson,” The Almanac, (May 9, 2007), p. 32.

Pasquali, Marilena. “Mitchell Johnson: Doppio Binario”(Musei Senese, Siena, Italy), Monograph, May, 2007.

Schauer, Lindsay. “Local Gentry,” Gentry Magazine(May, 2007), p. 70.


Fressola, Michael, “Ex-Islander paints under the Tuscan Sun,” Staten Island Advance,(Sept 10, 2006), p.E2.

“Truro n. 6,” 2005 appears in the Columbia Pictures film, The Holiday.


Campion, Peter, Exhibition Interview, I. Wolk Gallery,(September, 2005).

“Bornholm (lifesaver),” 2004 appears in December issue of Sunset Magazine.

Reflections: Staten Island Academy, “Mitchell Johnson,”(Spring, 2005), p.35.2001

“In the Footsteps of Their Parents,” New York Times, August, 2001