• Beverly Art Center, September, 2011

• The Colonie, Chicago; December, 2009 to March, 2010

• The Orphanage, Chicago; November, 2007

• Gallery 702, Chicago; August, 1995

• Puszh Gallery, Chicago; December, 1993

• Miller Art Project, Miller, IN; October, 1993

• Beverly Art Center, Chicago; July, 1992




• Jackson Junge Gallery, Chicago, IL; "O, Good Lord; A Modern Look at Spirituality" November, 2013 to January, 2014

• The Art Center, Highland Park, IL; Bending Reality; November, 2010 (Curator and exhibiting artist)

• SmArt Gallery, Chicago, IL; Black, White, Grey; April, 2010

• The Art Center, Highland Park, IL; FREEZE show; December, 2008

• The Orphanage, Chicago; Photo Jam; December, 2008

• 33 Collective Gallery, Chicago: 4th Annual National Self-Portrait Exhibition, September. 2008

• Language House Gallery, Chicago; September, 1994 • Chicago State University, Chicago; Spring, 1992

• Chiaroscuro Gallery, Chicago; July 1991; June; 1990; January, 1989

• Salmagundi Club, New York; Annual Juried Exhibition, December, 1988


John Grantner was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. He has a BA in Graphic Design and makes his living as a designer, production mule and photo retoucher.

His passion is fine art — painting, photography and experimental digital photo post processing.