The most impressive jury panel ever assembled! Thank you to these community leaders.

2011 judges are highlighted

Edith Baker A long standing, prolific contributor to the Dallas art scene as an artist, and owner of Edith Baker Gallery. Described as a "living legend" of the Dallas arts community. Read more
Pauline Medrano Deputy Mayor Pro Tem, Dallas
Pat Porter Retired, founding Executive Director/CEO of NTBCA and co-founder and Director of Tate Lecture Series for 5 years.
Jed Morse Curator, Nasher Sculpture Center
Veletta Forsyth Lill Dallas City Council member for eight years and now serves as the first Executive Director of the Dallas Arts District
Anne Bothwell Director of the Art & Seek initiative
Phillip E. Collins Academic & E.D. of the Memnosyne Foundation, former chief curator at the African American Museum.  Collins currently serves as Cultural Commissioner At Large for the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs and chairs the Public Arts.  
Gayden Day Principal for Rocket Red, marketing & digital interactive design agency.
Joan Davidow

Current Director of Dallas Contemporary, past Founding Director of the Arlington Museum of Art

Kevin Vogel Director, Valley House Gallery
Ricardo Medrano Former DFW Airport board member and the chair of the Art committee
Katherine Wagner CEO of Business Council for the Arts (changed from North Texas Business for Culture and the Arts) and past Executive Director of Dallas Visual Art Center.
Stephen Lapthisophon Artist and educator working in the field of conceptual art, critical theory, and disability studies, teaching at UTA & visiting professor at UTD.
Gail Sachson Art consultant, Vice-Chair, Cultural Affairs Commission Public Art Committee, and owner of Ask Me About Art!
Claudia Worme Executive Director for Greater East Dallas Chamber of Commerce, member of the board of trustees for Preservation Dallas.
Mary Ann Thompson-Frenk Founder of Memnosyne Foundation, an artist and world-renowned social activist, who has received numerous awards for her philanthropic work.
Lisa Taylor Director for Dallas Art Dealers Association and a leader in the art community, specializing in promotions and marketing.  Owner of Taylor-Made Press for 20 years.
Marilyn Jolly Award winning artist, Associate Professor-Art & Art History at University of Texas at Arlington
Sarah Blaskovich

Editor for Pegasus News

Barbara Johnson Managing Editor for White Rock Lake Weekly

Jan Ayers

Artist/photographer, owner of Planet Mercantile

John Marcucci, Ph.D. Co-Owner Haley-Henman Gallery
Kenneth Craighead Co-owner and gallery director Craighead Green
Dr. Benjamin Lima Assistant Professor-Art & Art History at University of Texas at Arlington

Pamela Hollinger

Entrepreneur, past radio station owner and marketing guru
Bobbye Eachus Community activist, volunteer, art supporter and enthusiast
Kitty Goddard Art supporter, activist and board member, Artists Incubator Richardson
Donna Harris Writer, created Dallas' first social ezine in 2001 promoting art and culture in Dallas & creator of
Cidnee Fowler Patrick Art History Professor at El Centro College, past gallery owner & Director
Terri Provencal Former venerable magazine publisher, President of Provencal Consulting Group
Suzy Jones Executive Director, ArtCentre of Plano
Diana Pollak Executive Director, Creative Arts Center of Dallas
Kate Sheerin

Director of UTD Centraltrak Gallery & Artists’ Residency.  2003-2009, assistant curator at Southern Methodist University’s Meadows Museum

Paul Adelson Professional dealer in fine art & consultant, owner of Select Art
Ashley Tatum Former gallery Director for Gerald Peters Gallery, Senior Associate of the Dallas office of Carey Ellis Art Advisory Services
Marty Ray Founder White Rock Artists Studio Tour
Rachel Davis Artist, Owner Oldfield Davis Advertising Firm & Gallery owner, Oldfield Davis Gallery
Tanya Synar Artist & Asst. Prof. Texas Woman's Univ., Visual Arts Dept., head of sculpture program
Bryan Embry Owner, Ross Akard Gallery, downtown Dallas
Rick Maxwell Artists, Professor, Interim Dean for the School of the Arts, & coordinator of sculpture program at Brookhaven College
Dalton Maroney Artist & Associate Professor, Univeristy of Texas at Arlington
Darryl Lauster Artist & Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Arlington
Greg Metz Artist & Senior Lecturer at UTD
Dean Terry Photographer, film maker, professor, head of the Emerging Media & Communications dept., & Director of the Media Lab at UTD
Mihai Nadin, Ph.D. Professor at University of Texas at Dallas, appointed to the Ashbel Smith Professorship in Interactive Arts, Technology, and Computer Science. He is director of the Institute for Research in Anticipatory Systems
Don Schol Artist & Professor of art (sculpture), college of visual arts, University of North Texas
Nicole Cullum Horn Co-curator Magnolia Gallery and local artist
Jordan Roth Former director of two prominent Dallas galleries, partner Ro2, art rep/consultation. Organizer Art in the District 2010
Bryan Wetz Owner, Rising...a gallery
Marla H. Bane Senior Vice President, Operations/C.A.O. Reach Media, Inc & founder of Dallas Art Salon
Jeff Levine Entrepreneur and founder of online mag., // moderndallas.weekly
Ted Matthews Artist, entrepreneur, and owner Artisan's Collective
Scott Lloyd Original NBA Dallas Maverick, owner of Ham Hula T-shirts
Chip Wood Assistant Director & Professor, Arts & Technology at the University of Texas at Dallas
Phillip A. Shore

Artist, associate professor, Art at the University of Dallas

Ryder Richards

Artist, Instructor, Gallery Coordinator for Richland College, co-founder Ryder Jon Piotrs Nomadic Gallery and past gallery Director of Art Depot Galleries in Lubbock.

Thomas Riccio Artist/scholar, performance creator, writer, and director. Professor of Performance and Aesthetic Studies, Director of StoryLAB, at the University of Texas at Dallas.
Carmen Menza 2D Artist, song writer & musician
Kevin Obregon

Artist, principal Cube Creative Design Studio & Gallery, Auction Coordinator ~ Art Conspiracy: 5

Vanessa Neil Artist, principal Cube Creative Design Studio & Gallery, Auction Coordinator ~ Art Conspiracy: 5
Dahlia Woods Artist & Gallery Owner, Dahlia Woods Gallery
Sue Flynn Owner Norwood Flynn Gallery
Nan Phillips 2009 President, Texas Sculpture Association
Susan Roth 30+ years exp. in art community, former gallery owner, partner Ro2, art rep/consultation. Organizer Art in the District 2010
Margie Cabe Dallas art consultant since 1989.  Co-owner  Art-Centric LLC, art consulting.
Robin Ann Walker Artist creating site-specific artwork for public spaces since 1998. Co-owner  Art-Centric LLC, art consulting.
Sara Cukerbaum

Art consultant and Executive Vice President with Novo Arts, New York.

Andy Bachenheimer 2010 President, Texas Sculpture Association
Blake Pogue President, Principal, Phoenix Property Company
Greg Jones Vice President, Development and Acquisitions, Phoenix Property Company
Harold Thompson, AIA Vice President, RTKL Associates
Evan Beattie, AIA Dallas architect, Good Fulton & Farrell
Andres Properties

Henderson Avenue Merchants

Miles Zuniga The Hacienda on Henderson
Peter Kenny Capitol Pub
Flynn Dekker Horne & Dekker
Dr. Wendy Dearixon Vickery Place Animal Hospital
Lovett Bayne Fish City Grill
Jully Law We Are 1976
Vynsie Law We Are 1976
Derek Law We Are 1976
Leslie Pritchard Again
Donald Chick Park
Carrie Jepsen Art is Art
Steve Brooks The Wooden House
Rita Davis The Pearl Cup
Chris & Christine Cook Sleep Experts
Cody Middleton Sunflower Market
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HAP judges
Andres Properties
Founding Underwriters Andres Properties & Phoenix Property Company