Julia Caston creates interactive experiences for people based on concepts of belonging, privilege, humor, compassion, and interpersonal communication. Her practice encompasses drawing, sculpture, and performance art. She is a queer cisgender white woman from Minneapolis, MN. She received her BA in Art History from Barnard College and her MFA from the University of North Carolina Greensboro. Julia has participated in residencies in Franconia Sculpture Park in Minnesota, the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts in Nebraska City, Artspace in Raleigh, NC, and Anchorlight in Raleigh, NC. She has shown her work locally, nationally, and abroad. Julia is the co-founder of the nonprofit Minneapolis Art Lending Library, an organization that lends original works of art to the public, free of charge. She currently works as the Programs and Audience Engagement Assistant at the North Carolina Museum of Art.