Acacia Johnson

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Acacia Johnson is a photographer, artist and writer from Alaska, focused on human relationships to the earth's Polar Regions. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, Acacia was the... read on
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Acacia Johnson is a photographer, artist and writer from Alaska, focused on human relationships to the earth's Polar Regions.

A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, Acacia was the recipient a Fulbright grant in Canada to pursue a project about Inuit relationships to the winter landscape of Baffin Island, resulting in the series Under The Same StarsShe has since become increasingly interested in exploring anthropological themes in the Arctic and Antarctica, making over 55 expeditions to the Polar Regions. In 2018, she returned to Baffin Island to further pursue work about Inuit relationships to sea ice.

Her work is included in collections including the Anchorage Museum and the Smithsonian Museum of American History, and has been featured by numerous publications, including National Geographic.

Acacia also works as a seasonal expedition guide and lecturer in Greenland, Svalbard, the Canadian Arctic and Antarctica, where she lectures on photography, Arctic indigenous culture, and visual representations of the Polar Regions. When not at sea, she spends her time in Alaska and Scandinavia.

For print sales, commissions or assignments, please contact Acacia directly at acacia.johnson@gmail.com.