Julia Justo was raised in Argentina and currently makes her home in New York. Her interdisciplinary work combines photography, mixed media and social practice. Using strategies drawn from the fields of education, research and community activism, she invites participation and collective imagining. She has exhibited extensively in galleries and museums in the US and abroad including Smack Mellon, Museum of Buenos Aires, Art Complex Museum, Andrew Freedman Home, Hunterdon Art Museum, el Museo del Barrio and Bronx Art Space. She has been granted numerous awards and residencies including LMCC Creative Grant, Foundation for Contemporary Arts Grant and Creative Capital NYC Taller. Her publications include the New York Times Guide for Immigrants to New York City; Memoir Magazine and News NY1.