Goodman’s images do not capture the public moments of victory and applause, but he goes backstage with his subjects...and his view would seem so intimate as to be voyeuristic, were it not for his evident respect, even awe. -Toni Bentley, New York Review of Books
John Goodman's recent exhibitions include: Boxers + Ballerinas at Rick Wester Fine Art in New York City, Hometown, a portrait exhibition at Miller Yezerski Gallery in Boston, and Black White + Blue at PhoPa Gallery in Portland, Maine. He is in the permanent collections of the Art Institute of Chicago, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, MFA Boston and San Francisco MOMA. His work has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone and he has photographed campaigns for the GAP, Converse, Faded Glory, Ungaro and Gucci. John Goodman is on the faculty of College of Art and Design at Lesley University and teaches at the Maine Media Workshops.