photo: © Dominik Mentzos

Josh Johnson is born in Mission Hills, California (USA). He started his dance training with Eartha Robinson and Otis Sallid and attended Hollywood High School under the direction of Keny Long. He was a student at the Marat Daukayev School of Ballet. He danced with Ailey II, along with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and with The Francesca Harper Project.

From 2010 till summer 2015 he was a member of the Forsythe Company. Cyril Baldy and Josh Johnson Co-founded ‘Sad’, a art direction platform. Sad evolves in diverse creative areas such as art direction, choreography, music, film and fashion. Sad has worked with Hercules and Love Affair and Bernhard Willhelm, in the context of music videos and fashion shows.