Discarded Dopamine creator
Julia Gene Taylor
Julia Gene Taylor (JGT) is a Louisiana native who moved to Atlanta in 2021after spending10 years living and creating in New Orleans. She is passionate about women’s rights, environmental justice, mental health and social justice. She navigates these issues within her artwork, believes in the power of using her voice and hopes that her work inspires release and inhibition in all who view it.
She serves as Program Manager at Ana & Adeline Foundation, supporting grants, scholarships and artist engagement.
"The mission of Discarded Dopamine is to use my artistic talents to bring joy and inspiration to the lives of others. I create goods that are colorful, poetic, and celebratory of health, strength, and love. I maintain eco-friendly practices whenever possible and employ humor and levity to combat the darkness of reality."