Johanna Argan is a Los Angeles based costume designer by way of New York. She has been around clothes most of her life, dating back to her father's fashion career on New Yorks' 7th Avenue. Her own path in fashion started with prestigious companies such as Dolce & Gabbana and Issey Miyake. After migrating to Los Angeles in 2002 her interests shifted to a career in costume design, where a long working career began. Her most recent work includes the pilot for the NBC hit series Good Girls, EPIX's Get Shorty, Amazon’s Hand of God, TNT’s Agent X, and the hit Netflix original series House of Cards. Included are the films Shrink, Father of Invention, Killers, and the emmy nominated Bernard and Doris, as well as several other commercials and photo shoots.
To date, she has received one Emmy nomination and three Costume Designers Guild Award nominations, for her work on House of Cards and one CDGA nomination for an E*Trade commercial.