A recipient of a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in Performance Art, Julia Mandle has received numerous awards throughout her career including her earliest grant from Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art, and later from The Foundation for Contemporary Art, New York State Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts. She was also awarded artist’s residencies at Guapamatacaro Mexico; Yaddo; Baryshnikov Arts Center; and Weir Farm Trust. Julia has lectured on her art and interdisciplinary approach at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Parsons School of Design, Amherst College, and Pratt Institute, and has served on the new genre panel for the Rhode Island Arts Council and the architecture jury at Columbia University. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts at Williams College and a Master of Arts at the Gallatin School of New York University.