Read Julia Arriola's Biography
Julia Benites Arriola is a native Tucsonan of Mescalero/Mayo descent. She is an artist and retired curator from the Arizona Historical Society. She received her BFA, MFA in Sculpture and Metals, as well as a Masters in Landscape Architecture at the University of Arizona. In addition to her passion for art, other areas of specialization include 1800s Tucson, costume, multiculturalism, and historic landscapes.