Julia Justo is a multidisciplinary artist. Her work has been exhibited in numerous venues including El Museo del Barrio, BronxArtSpace, Bric Arts, Monmouth Museum, Art Complex Museum and Provincial Museum of Buenos Aires. She has received numerous grants and awards including a NYFA Creative grant; a Foundation for Contemporary Arts grant, a First Nations Contemporary Biennial Award of Merit by Frank Buffalo Hyde and a Certificate of Recognition by Laura Phipps, curator Whitney Museum of American Art among others.
Justo earned an MFA with a concentration in painting from the University of Argentina She was raised in Argentina and currently makes her home in New York, where she serves as a teaching artist at El Museo del Barrio. Her work has been published in: New York Times Guide for Immigrants to New York City; Memoir Magazine; Sonder Midwest; Cold Mountain Review; That Literary Review; 805 Lit+Art; ART511MAG; Raven Chronicles; Not Your Mother’s Breast Milk; Hayden’s Ferry Review; and News NY1. Her website is juliajusto.com.