UCI (University of California Irvine UCI), 1999, B.A. English
Johnny Sampson is the Exhibitions and Public Programs Manager at Pro Arts, working closely with artists, collectors, and institutions to create highly acclaimed and ambitious exhibitions. As an independent curator and consultant, the previous Director of The McLoughlin Gallery, San Francisco, and former Curatorial Associate with the Orange County Museum of Art in Newport Beach, CA, Mr. Sampson has worked on numerous exhibitions and publications, exhibiting both domestic and international artists. He has also worked intimately with many galleries and academic institutions to increase awareness of the local arts and to inspire the community through public programs, events, and discussions.