John Isiah Walton (born 1985)
johnisiah85@yahoo.com

Born in New Orleans he is a current member of The Front, co-founding member of Level artist collective & former co-founding member of Second Story Gallery. He has shown in New York ,Austin Tx, Los Angeles , North Carolina & Tokyo. He has lectured about his work to the graduate program at UNC, Chapel Hill (2014).
Education
H.S. St Augustine 99-02 , Sarah T Reed 03
A.A. Delgado Community College 2012

Exhibitions

2016
7 on 7 – Antenna Gallery- Group Show- New Orleans, LA
The Raw & Uncooked – Barristers Gallery- Group Show- New Orleans
Shift Change- The Front- Group Show- New Orleans, LA
Megalomania 4- Boyd Satellite – Group Show- New Orleans, LA
The Front at Feral- Gallery Feral- Group Show- Mexico
Moleskin Show- Tempus Project- Group Show- Tampa, FL
Rodeo- The Front – Solo Show- New Orleans, LA
God Willing- P339- Solo Show- Brooklyn, NY
2015
John Isiah Walton x Carl Joe Williams x Cynthia Scott – The Front- Group Show-New Orleans,La
Beaucoup Humidity- P339 gallery- Solo Show- New York,NY
Straight Shot – Mass Gallery – Group Show – Austin,Tx
Off The Porch With It (Beaucoup Humidity 2) – The Front – Solo Show- New Orleans, La
ByWater Biennial – New Orleans Art Center- Group Show – New Orleans, La
Level Collective- Antenna- Group Show- New Orleans
Political Pop Up – New Orleans Art Center- Group Show- New Orleans
Means, Motive, & Opportunity – The Front- Group Show – New Orleans
2014
18 To Life – The Front – Group Show-New Orleans,La
Pretty Women – Baristers Gallery-Solo Show- New Orleans,La
R U Afraid Of The Dark – The Front -Group Show- New Orleans,La
28 Days Later -The Front- Group Show- New Orleans,La
Grown Ass Kids- The Front- Group Show-New Orleans,La
The Front At Ginza Art Lab- Tokyo Art Lab- Group Show- Tokyo, Japan
Zulu Portraits – Identity Books- Solo Show- Graham,NC
Reparations: Contemporary Artists From New Orleans – New Orleans Museum of Art – Group Show- New Orleans,La
Back To The Front – The Front- Group Show-New Orleans,La
2013
Art Voices 5th Annual Open Call Group Exhibition- Untitled Projects-Group Show- Los Angeles,Ca
Face Of The Enemy- Second Story Gallery- Group Show- New Orleans,La

2012
Bruce Davenport & Friends 2- Group Show- Homespace -New Orleans,La
The Inaugural Group Show- Second Story Gallery- Group Show-New Orleans,La
Bullets For Breakfast – Duo Show- Second Story Gallery-New Orleans,La
V – Group Show- Homespace Gallery- New Orleans,La
2011
The Good Stuff 2- Group Show- Homespace Gallery-New Orleans,La
Artist That Wish They Were Dead-Group Show-UNO St Claude & Baristers Gallery-New Orleans,La
Salon Des Refuses-Group Show-Trouser House Gallery-New Orleans,La
2010
Bruce Davenport and Friends -Group Show-MLK library-New Orleans,La
The Gumbo Show – Group Show- Homespace Gallery-New Orleans,La
Press
Eric Brokhardt
Review: Bruce Davenport Group Exhibition at Homespace Gallery –
Kathy Rodriguez
The Art Of Mortality
D. Eric Bookhardt
On Two Art Exhibition exploring New Orleans Street Violence
Adam Falik
New Comer
Denise Frazier
Dark Matter “R You Afraid Of The Dark” at The Front
Cheryl Castjohn
Grown Ass Kids
Multi Artist Exhibition Explores Kid Stuff In Adult Lives
Masaru Fine Art
The Front In Tokyo
Reparation: Contemporary Artists From New Orleans
Imago Mundi catalog book
2015
2011
Art and The Community- New Orleans Healing Center-New Orleans
2014
Lecture at the University of North Carolina