Facts of Julia Lazar Franco
|Full Name:||Julia Lazar Franco|
|Age:||61 years 7 months|
|Birth Date:||November 07, 1957|
|Death Date:||August 25, 2014|
|Birth Place:||Vienna, Austria|
|Father's Name:||Imre Lazar|
|Mother's Name:||Marika Nagy|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Tom Francisco|
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The local community of emerging artists has lost one of its greatest champions. Due to complications of a chronic disease, Julia Lazar Franco died on Monday, August 25.
She was surrounded by her husband Tom Franco, as well as many friends, and family At the time of her death, which occurred at U.C. San Francisco.
Julia Lazar Franco birth, parents, and childhood
On November 7, 1957, Julia Lazar Franco was born in Vienna, Austria. Julia was the only child Imre Lazar (Her father who was a celebrated film director) and Marika Nagy (her mother who was a wonderful visual artist, painting, drawings, and cook).
Most of Julia childhood was spent in Vienna. In the early 1980s, Julia left Vienna and moved to Bolinas, California. There she and her partner Richard Schoenherz (musician and composer) settled. They were immediately accepted by the community of artists living there.
Julia Lazar Franco became the lead singer of Exit, a rock band popular in the area, and the mother of her one and only child, Dawn. Julia remained very active in the cultural and artistic pursuits of the community while raising her daughter in Bolinas.
Julia Lazar Franco- Passion for cooking
Later, in the 90s, Julia’s seeking soul led her to Ganeshpuri, India. There, she lived in an ashram. There her primary service was to cook for the community. In fact, she managed the kitchen extract her profound knowledge of herbs and plants.
Her passion for cooking ultimately led her to Paris, where she studied at Cordon Bleu. Julia was living in an ashram in Oakland After returning to the Bay Area. There she was running the kitchen.
In 2003, Julia Lazar Franco met Tom Franco. He was running the ashram’s family programs at that time. Julia and Tom began collaborating on family retreats before realizing their spiritual connection. This was starting of their creative partnership.
For a short while, they both danced and performed with Artship Ensemble (famous for its avant-garde form of storytelling through movement).
Julia Lazar Franco- One of the collective’s first co-managers
Then in 2004, With the vision of creating affordable art spaces for emerging artists, Tom Franco founded Firehouse Art Collective on Harmon Street in South Berkeley.
Julia Lazar Franco became one of the collective’s first co-managers As the collection grew through the years (at the Harmon Street Studios, and at Firehouse North, located on the 1700 block of Shattuck Ave).
She also became Tom’s ever-present companion fostering community. This overall increased the influence of the community.
Since its inception, Firehouse has grown and now represents more than 100 rent-paying artists at five different East Bay properties. This includes the Adeline Street Hanger (opened in 2011), Gilman Street Studios (opened in January 2014), and Lottie Rose House, which opened on San Pablo Ave. (near Alcatraz).
Julia Lazar Franco- Prolonged engagement
After a prolonged engagement, Julia Lazar Franco and Tom married on July 28, 2014 in a ceremony held in the solarium (with a view of the Golden Gate Bridge) near the Intensive Care Unit at UCSF Hospital. The wedding ceremony as described as serenely beautiful.
After her passing, 300 members of the community gathered at the Adeline Street Hanger on Sunday, August 31 for a memorial service in her honor.
Julia will be remembered by all who knew her as an especially creative soul, and as someone who prioritized the pursuit of authentic experience over the need for wealth and fame.
The reason behind Julia Lazar Franco death
Julia Lazar Franco died due to liver failure brought by hepatitis C and liver cancer and also has a kidney trouble. Being in love with Julia, he married her in the hospital solarium even though she was sick. Julia Lazar died on 25 August 2014. Franco has been the best example of a true love which only used to happen in movies and television series.
Tom Franco now
In an interview with Late Show with Stephen Colbert, James Franco revealed that Tom is dating and has found new love.
He shared that Tom is in a serious relationship and has found new love in Iris who is from Mexico.
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