Duncan Johnstone completed a four year program between 1992-1996 at the Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design in Vancouver, BC.

He works out of his Toronto and Stratford studios and heads the Scenic Art Department at the Stratford Festival of Canada.

He devotes the majority of his time and energy to developing his craft. The process of painting is an integral part of his life as an artist.

Duncan has been represented by Distill Gallery from 2001 to present.