Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Former Art Students File Sex Complaint.(Final)

Byline: Journal Staff Report

A civil complaint has been filed in Bernalillo District Court on behalf of two teenage girls against owners of an art school where the girls said they were sexually assaulted.

The teens are seeking damages against Nathaniel and Edith Archilla and against Albuquerque Artists Academy, an art school the couple operated out of their far Northeast Heights home when the girls say they were assaulted in 1995-96. The academy is now the Albuquerque Artists Academy Inc., and is owned by the Seitz Trust, but it continues to be operated out of the home formerly co-owned by the Archillas.

The couple could not be reached for comment Friday. …

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