Jurors

Critical Mass 2017 Jurors!

*Denotes Pre-screening Juror

*Kyohei Abe, Director and Chief Curator, Detroit Center for Creative Photography

*Tuula Alajoki, Festival Director and Curator, Backlight Photo Festival

Anna Alexander, Director of Photography, Wired Magazine

Peg Amison, Artistic Director, East Wing

Phil Anderson, Founder and Editor, Of The Afternoon

Christina Androulidaka, Founder and Director, Can Gallery

Regina Anzenberger, Founder, Anzenberger Agency and Gallery

Elizabeth Avedon, Curator and Writer, L’Oeil de la Photographie

Simon Bainbridge, Editor and Editorial Director, British Journal of Photography and Aptitude

James Barker, Director, PhotoPlace Gallery

*Zemie Barr, Owner/Curator and Exhibitions Manager, Wolff Gallery and Blue Sky Gallery

Sam Barzilay, Creative Director, United Photo Industries Inc

Douglas Beasley, Publisher, Shots Magazine

Alexa Becker, Acquisition Editor, Kehrer Verlag Publishers

Nathalie Belayche, Founder and Curator, Food For Your Eyes

*Mary Bisbee-Beek, Director, READ/SEE Publicity and Marketing

Maia Boboia + Alexandra Gibbs, Junior Agents, Eye Forward Agency

Ellee Bokharachi, Associate Director, Tilt Gallery

Liz Bordow, Art Director, Palm Press

Howard Bossen, Photography Curator, Michigan State University Museum

David Bram, Founding Editor and Publisher, Fraction

Pete Brook, Editor/Curator, Prison Photography/Prison Obscura

Dr. Elizabeth Brown, Independent Curator, Core Faculty, Photographic Center Northwest

Leslie K. Brown, Independent Curator

Kate Bubacz, Deputy Photo Director, Buzzfeed News

Paul Buckley, Senior VP Executive Creative Director, Penguin Random House

Susan Burnstine, Columnist, Black and White Photography Magazine

Tim Carpenter, Publisher, TIS Books

Alessandra Capodacqua, Independent Curator, Professor of Photography at NYU Florence

Zora Carrier, Executive Director, Florida Museum of Photographic Arts

*Carlos Carvalho, Director, FestFoto International Festival of Photography

Giangiacomo Cirla, Editor-in-Chief, PHROOM Magazine

Kathleen Clark, Editor and Independent Curator

Stacey Clarkson James, Art Director, Harper’s Magazine

Patricia Conde Juaristi, Director, Patricia Conde Galeria

Linda Connor, Founder and President, PhotoAlliance

Daniel Cooney, Director, Daniel Cooney Fine Art

Alyssa Coppelman, Independent Photo Editor

Elizabeth Corden & Jan Potts, Co-Founders, Corden Potts Gallery

Catherine Couturier, Director, Catherine Couturier Gallery

Melanie Craven, Director, Tilt Gallery

Taylor Curry, Co-Founder, AINT BAD

Mia Dalglish, Curator, Pictura Gallery

*Karen Davis, Co-Director, Davis Orton Gallery

Ashlyn Davis, Executive Director, Houston Center for Photography

Jennifer DeCarlo, Director, JDC Fine Art

Luca Desienna, Editor, Gomma Books Ltd.

*Crista Dix, Founding Director, Wall Space Gallery

Maggie Downing, Manager of Collections and Exhibitions, MOPA

Dustin Drankoski, Photo Director, Mashable

Janice Driesbach, Consulting Curator, Akron Art Museum

Bevin Bering Dubrowski, Independent Curator and Consultant

Natasha Egan, Executive Director, Museum of Contemporary Photography

Heidi Erdmann, Founder and Director, The Photographers Gallery ZA

JJ Estrada, Director, La Fototeca

Liza Faktor, Co-Chief of Content/Co-Founder, Screen

Joshua Farr, Gallery Director, Vermont Center for Photography

*Andrew Fedynak, Owner and Publisher, Zatara Press

Jon Feinstein, Co-Founder, Humble Arts Foundation

Kayt Fitzmorris, Artist Representative, Redeye Represents

*Roy Flukinger, Senior Research Curator, Harry Ransom Center

Harris Fogel, Director, Sol Mednick Gallery, University of the Arts

Michael Foley, Director, Foley Gallery

Yoav Friedlander & Dana Stirling, Founding Editors, Float Magazine

Hannah Frieser, Executive Director, The Center for Photography at Woodstock

Jen Friis, Photography Art Historian & Publisher, KATALOG – Journal of Photography & Video

Jenny Gerow, Assistant Curator, BRIC Arts Media

Hamidah Glasgow, Executive Director, The Center for Fine Art Photography

Mary Goodwin, Founder and Publisher, Waltz Books

Michael & Chelsea Granger, Directors, LightBox Photographic Gallery

Kris Graves, Director, Kris Graves Projects

William Green, Curatorial Assistant, George Eastman Museum

Kristen Gresh, Curator of Photographs, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Tom Griggs, Founding Editor, Fotoazo

Hava Gurevich, Director, Art2art Circulating Exhibitions

Allie Haeussiein, Associate Director, Pier 24 Photography

Leslie Hammons, Director, Weinstein Gallery

Nick Haymes, Founding Publisher, Little Big Man Books & Gallery

Divya Rao Heffley, Senior Program Manager, Carnegie Museum of Art

Stephanie Heimann, Photo Director, The New Republic

Lydia Hess, Art Director, Amber Lotus Publishing

Lyla Rose Holdstein, Euqinom Projects

Elizabeth Houston, Director, Elizabeth Houston Gallery

Jason Houston, Photography Editor & Advisory Board, International League of Conservation Photographers

Michael Itkoff, Co-Founder, Daylight Books

*Drazenka Jalsic Ernecic, Senior Curator, Koprivnica Museum

*Lisa Janes,  Founder and Director, Alibi Fine Art

Ann Jastrab,  Independent Curator and Writer, All About Photo

John Jenkins, Publisher, Decode Books

Guo Jing, Art Director, Shangtuf Image and Art Club

Peter Johnson, Founding Director, Captured 52

Todd Johnson, Founding Director, Black Box Gallery

Jessica Johnston, Assistant Director and Curator of Collections, Visual Studies Workshop

Samantha Johnston, Executive Director, Colorado Photographic Arts Center

Gregory Jones, Founding Editor, In the In-Between: Journal of Digital Imaging Artists

Hélène Joye-Cagnard, Director, Journées Photographiques de Bienne

Patricia Karallis, Founding Editor, Paper Journal

Christy Karpinski, Editor, F-Stop Magazine

Mindaugas Kavaliauskas, Director, KAUNAS PHOTO festival

Arlette Kayafas, Director, Gallery Kayafas

Anne Kelly, Gallery Director, Photo-Eye Gallery

*Dennis Kiel, Director, Dishman Art Museum

*Kat Kiernan, Editor-in-Chief, Don’t Take Pictures Magazine

Cathy Kimball, Executive Director, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art

Deborah Klochko, Executive Director, Museum of Photographic Arts

Debra Klomp Ching, Owner and Director, Klompching Gallery

Sarah Kobos, Photo Editor, Buzzfeed

Michael Kominek, Owner, Kominek Books

Paul Kopeikin, Founding Director, Kopeikin Gallery

*Geoffrey Koslov, President, Foto Relevance

Chris Kovacs, Publisher, Adore Noir Magazine

Angela Krass, Founder, Orange Alloy Consulting

Michelle Lamuniere, Photography Specialist, Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers

Christina Lane, Editor, Visual Stories

Olivia Lahs-Gonzales, Director, The Sheldon Art Gallery

Sharon Lavier O’Keefe, Director, Camerawork Gallery

Pilar Law, Director, Edition One Gallery

Larissa Leclair, Founder, Indie PhotoBook Library

Sarah Leen, Directory of Photography, National Geographic Magazine

Dan Leers, Curator of Photography, Carnegie Museum of Art

Linde Lehtinen, Assistant Curator of Photography, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Graham Letorney, Senior Designer, Shutterstock

*Stu Levy,  Portland Art Museum Photo Council Board and Photolucida Board

*Ryan Libre, Director, Documentary Arts Asia

*Alejandro Malo, Editor and Independant Curator, ZoneZero

Silvia Mangialardi, Artistic Director, Encuentros Abiertos – Festival de la Luz

Peppa Martin, Founding Director, Truth and Beauty Gallery

Nadja Masri, Head of Photo Editors’ Program, Ostkreuzschule für Fotografie

Stacey McCarroll Cutshaw, Curator, Irene Carlson Gallery of Photography

Sandee Mcgee, Gallery Director, Umpqua Valley Arts Association

Lesley Meyer, Photo Editor and Archivist, Annenberg Space for Photography

Kevin Miller, Associate Curator, Southeast Museum of Photography

Blue Mitchell, Publisher, One Twelve Publishing

Dina Mitrani, Founding Director, Dina Mitrani Gallery

*Jeff Moorfoot, Editor, BETA Developments in Photography

Katharina Mouratidi, Artistic Director, Society for Humanistic Photography (GFHF)

*Laura Moya, Executive Director, Photolucida

Jennifer Murray, Executive Director, Filter Photo

Susan Nalband, Founding Director, 555 Gallery

*Lou Noble, Editor-in-Chief, The Photographic Journal

Maela Ohana, Founder, Archive Collective

*George Olson, Portland Art Museum Photography Council Board

Rodrigo Orrantia, Photography Curator, Institute of International Visual Arts

*Chantel Paul, Gallery Director, SDSU Downtown Gallery

Rick Perez, Art Advisor & Project Manager, O’Connor & Associates Art Advisors

Laura Pressley, Executive Director, Center

Krista Prestek, Director of Visuals, GQ Magazine

Madeline Yale, Photography Specialist and Independent Curator

Anna-Kaisa Rastenberger, Artistic Director, Festival of Political Photography

Mary Anne Redding, Assistant Director and Curator, Turchin Center for the Visual Arts

Rixon Reed, Founding Director, Photo-Eye

Conor Risch, Senior Editor, Photo District News Seattle

Rebecca Robertson, Photo Editor, Photo District News NY

Heidi Romano, Curator and Editor, Unless You Will

*David Rosenberg, Writer and Independent Curator, Photography Magazine and Kinescope Gallery

Dana Salvo, Director, Clark Gallery

Danny Sanchez, Associate Director, Themes+Projects

Eve Schillo, Assistant Curator, Wallis Annenberg Photography Department, LACMA

Jennifer Schlesinger, Owner and Director, Obscura Gallery

Martha Schneider, Founding Director, Schneider Gallery

*Bill Schwab, Publisher, North Light Press

Randall Scott, Founding Director, Randall Scott Projects

*Rob Schaeffer, Senior Acquisitions Editor, Princeton Architectural Press

*Tina Schelhorn, Galerie Lichtblick, Director

Ariel Shanberg, Independent Curator

Dan Shepherd, Director, Gallery 1/1

Paloma Shutes, Photo Editor, The California Sunday Magazine

Mark Sink, Founding Director, Month of Photography, Denver

Claude Smith, Exhibitions & Fulcrum Fund Program Manager, 516 Arts

Aline Smithson, Founder and Editor, Lenscratch

Christina Spielvogel, Exhibitions Committee, Blue Sky Gallery

Susan Spiritus, Founding Director, Susan Spiritus Gallery

*Elin Spring, Founding Editor, What Will You Remember

Daphne Srinivasan, Associate, Etherton Gallery

Mary Stanley, Founder, Young Collectors Club

Enrico Stefanelli, Founder and Artistic Director, Photolux Festival (Italy)

Nathaniel Stein, Associate Curator, Cincinnati Art Museum

Gordon Stettinius, Founding Director, Candela Books

Jennifer Stoots, Fine Art Appraiser, Stoots LLC

Takeki Sugiyama, Director, Mirage Gallery

Fiona Sweet, Creative Director, Ballarat International Foto Biennale

Scott Thode, Editorial Director, Visura

*Paula Tognarelli, Executive Director and Curator, Griffin Museum of Photography

Thea Traff, Associate Photo Editor, The New Yorker Magazine

Lisa Volpe, Associate Curator of Photography, Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Judy Walgren, Editorial Director, ViewFind

Vaughn Wallace, Senior Photo Editor, National Geographic Magazine

April Watson, Curator of Photography, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Bridget Watson Payne, Senior Editor, Art Publishing, Chronicle Books

Francine Weiss Ph.D, Senior Curator, Newport Art Museum

Amy Dailey Williams, Executive Director, New Orleans Photo Alliance

Peter Wisse, Independent Curator and Editor

Amy Wolff, Co-Founder & Creative Director, CoEdit Collection

Tim Wride, Curator of Photography, Norton Museum of Art

Yuko Yamaji, Curator, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts

Alison Zavos, Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Feature Shoot

Del Zogg, Independent Curator

Manfred Zollner, Deputy Editor in Chief, fotoMAGAZIN