My work is inspired by the rich culture and beautiful, vast landscapes of the American Southwest. Using photography as my medium, I explore the region and all that makes it a unique and picturesque corner of the country.
Joanna Proffitt is a photography-based artist from Arizona. Born in Chicago, she moved to the southwest in early childhood and grew up in Glendale, Arizona. She earned a BS from Arizona State University and studied photography at Glendale Community College. Her work has been exhibited widely throughout the state including in galleries such as Shemer Art Center, Art Intersection and West Valley Art Museum. It has also been seen in publications such as The Sun, Birds & Blooms and Phoenix magazine.