Julia C. Martin is a photographic artist based in Phoenix, Arizona. Her work deals with the themes of mortality, ephemerality, and time. The process of making is important to her work and many of her prints are made by hand using historic or experimental processes. In addition to photography, she also works in printmaking, papermaking, and book arts.
Julia is originally from Golden, Colorado. She received her MFA from Arizona State University and her BA from Montana State University. She has worked at institutions such as the Santa Fe Photographic Workshops and Aperture Foundation. Julia has exhibited nationally and has had work in publications such as Southwest Contemporary, The Hand Magazine, and Cyanotype: The Blueprint in Contemporary Practice by Christina Z. Anderson (Focal Press, 2019). In 2020 she was named as an honorable mention in the 15th Julia Margaret Cameron Awards.