Presently, he has nine prints in the Professional Photographers of America permanent loan collection. One print, “Red Dawn,” was named one of the top photographs in the United States and was hung in the permanent collection of the International Hall of Fame of Photography.
John has co-published four books, “Palouse Country: A Land and Its People,’ first and second editions, “The Wenatchee Valley and Its First Peoples,” “Finding Chief Kamiakin,”with author Richard Scheuerman; John providing all the photography for the Palouse and Wenatchee regions. John has released a coffee table collection of his own work called “Northwest Drylands-Seasons” this past year.
At present, John’s work can be seen and purchased at Kiona Winery 44612 N. Sunset Rd. Benton City Wa., Analare tasting room Southridge Village, Kennewick Wa., Allied Arts Gallery, Richland Wa. John thanks the Good Lord for giving him the gift of seeing His creation in a unique way. His mission is to share the Lord’s creation through his photography.”
John Clement began his career in photography in the mid-1970’s. He has Associate degrees from both Professional Photographers of Washington and Oregon, and a Master of Photography Degree from Professional Photographers of America which he received in 1988. He has received over 60 regional, national and international awards for pictorial and commercial work.
John’s photography has been exhibited in numerous galleries and art shows over the past 30 years. Four of his prints were accepted into the Washington State University Museum of Art in 1989. John has 17 murals of the Eastern Washington area installed in the Seattle Seahawk stadium and has had other corporate purchasers such as: Swedish Hospital, Battelle Research and Development, Murphey Favre Investment, Exxon Corporation, McGregor Co., Westinghouse, Lamb Weston. Dade Moeller & Associates.