Johnna Arnold is an artist, photographer, educator and food-biased-gardener based in Oakland, CA. After growing up in the Bay Area she developed her photographic habit while studying with Stephen Shore and Larry Fink at Bard College, in Annandale, NY. After completing her B.F.A. in 1996 Johnna worked on an educational farm in slightly-upstate New York and traveled with Bread and Puppet (a political puppet theater in Vermont). Upon her return to the Bay Area Johnna returned to her earn her Masters in Fine Arts from Mills College in 2005. Johnna has received a Murphy-Cadogan fellowship award, a Juror's award from Alison Gass of S.F. MoMA, is part of the Alameda County Art's Registry, the San Francisco MoMA Artist's Gallery, and has been a SECA Art-Award nominee. Johnna has taught and created curricula for many aspects of photography- from the pinhole camera to Digital Photography at Mills College, Sprout Creek Farm, and presently at Rayko Photography in San Francisco. Her artwork has been shown multiple places including the Oakland International Airport, Headlands Center for the Arts, Mills College, UNESCO Paris, San Francisco Art Commission Gallery, S.F. MoMA Artist's Gallery, Southern Exposure, and S.F. Camerawork.