Julie Benda | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Julie Benda

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Portrait of Julie Benda

Faculty
Alumni
’16

Title
Adjunct Faculty
Education
BA, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Current Career
Environmental Artist and Designer
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Julie Reneé Benda is a narrative artist with a wide-ranging practice in print, illustration, sculptural storytelling, public art and comics.

She has been featured in MakeMN Magazine, Hyperallergic, and her published comics appear in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency. She is the recipient of the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council Next Step Grant, Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant and the Jerome/MCBA Mentorship. Incorporating humor, satire, poetry and education, Benda tells stories that engage and invite a deeper understanding of humans relationship to the environment around them.

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Work by Julie Benda

Work by Julie Benda

Work by Julie Benda

Work by Julie Benda