Julia Wallace (Houston)

photo by Continuum

Julia Claire Wallace is a Houston-based Artist that works in a variety of media, such as performance, video, social practice, spoken word, painting and writing. She grew up in Houston and received her BFA in painting from the University of Houston in 2009. She served as a facilitator to Performance Art Lab and was one of the founding members of their geurilla flash dance project sexyATTACK. She is the creator and curator of Houston’s notorious Performance Art Night, an event that strengthened the growing performance art scene in Houston. Her personal art often explores spirituality, sexuality, desire and the awkward spaces between human beings. It is a mixture of sensationalism, sincerity, shock and intimacy. She currently co-facilitates Continuum, a Houston based performance art group. Her performances have been featured at DiverseWorks, Notsuoh, Spacetaker, Austin’s Co-lab and Leipzig, Germany’s performance art festival, Blauverschiebung

photo by Craig Hart Christie Jr

Visit Julia’s blog.


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This entry was posted on February 3, 2012 by in 20I2 Local Artists, Julia Wallace (Houston) and tagged .