Jurors

Critical Mass 2018 Jurors! 

Prescreening jurors are marked with an asterisk*

Kyohei Abe, Director and Chief Curator, Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography

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

Anna Alexander, Director of Photography, Wired

Peggy Sue Amison, Artistic Director, East Wing, Dubai UAE

Damien Anger, Chief Curator, Carrie Able Gallery

Maya Anner, Chief Curator, PHOTO IS:RAEL

Regina Anzenberger, Founder, Anzenberger Agency and Gallery

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

James Barker, Director, PhotoPlace Gallery

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

Claudia Bartlett, Director, PhotoLA

Sam Barzilay, Creative Director, United Photo Industries Inc

Douglas Beasley, Publisher, Shots Magazine

Nathalie Belayche, Independent Curator

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

Jonathan Blaustein, Regular Contributor, A Photo Editor and NYT Lens Blog

Maia Boboia, Junior Agent, Eye Forward Agencya

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 and Curator, Prison Photography and Prison Obscura

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

Leslie K. Brown, Independent Curator and Educator

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

Susan Burnstine, Columnist, Black and White Photography Magazine

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

Tim Carpenter, Publisher, TIS Books

Zora Carrier, Executive Director, Florida Museum of Photographic Arts

Carlos Carvalho, Director, FestFoto International Festival of Photography

Brie Castell, Indépendant Curator and Consultant

*Lisa Cates, President, New Orleans Photo Alliance

Giangiacomo Cirla, Editor-in-Chief, PHROOM Magazine

Kathleen Clark, Editor and Independent Curator

Stacey Clarkson James, Art Director, Harper’s Magazine

Chloe Coleman, Foreign Photo Editor, The Washington Post

Patricia Conde Juaristi, Director, Patricia Conde Galeria

Kelli Connell, Editor, SKYLARK EDITIONS

Linda Connor, Founder and President, PhotoAlliance

Kate Contakos, Creative Director, Atelier Contakos

Alyssa Coppelman, Independent Photo Editor

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

Catherine Couturier, Director, Catherine Couturier Gallery

Taylor Curry, Co-Founder, AINT BAD

*Mia Dalglish + Lisa Woodward, Co-Curators, Pictura Gallery

Ashlyn Davis, Executive Director, Houston Center for Photography

Jennifer DeCarlo, Director, JDC Fine Art

Alexa Dilworth, Senior Editor, Duke Center for Documentary Studies

Christa Dix, Founding Director, Wall Space Creative

Dustin Drankoski, Photo Director, Mashable

Bevin Bering Dubrowski, Independent Curator

Natasha Egan, Executive Director, Museum of Contemporary Photography

Heidi Erdmann, Gallery Director, Erdmann Contemporary

Liza Faktor, Producer and Curator, 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

Ângela Ferreira, Curatorial Advisor, Museu Da Fotografia

Michael Foley, Director, Foley Gallery

Yoav Friedlander & Dana Stirling, Founding Editors, Float Magazine

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

Jens Friis, Photo Art Historian and Publisher, KATALOG – Journal of Photography and Video

Pascale Georgiev, Founding Director, Atelier Editions

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

Alessia Glaviano, Senior Photo Editor, VOGUE Italy

Mary Goodwin, Founder and Publisher, Waltz Books

Michael + Chelsea Granger, Directors, LightBox Photographic Gallery

Kris Graves, Director, Kris Graves Projects

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

Tom Griggs, Founding Editor, Fotoazo

*Hava Gurevich, Director, Art2art Circulating Exhibitions

Karen Haas, Curator of Photographs, Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Allie Haeussiein, Associate Director, Pier 24 Photography

Leslie Hammons, Director, Weinstein Hammons Gallery

Christy Havranek, Photo Director, HuffPost

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

Stephanie Heimann, Photo Director, The New Republic

Carol Henry, Gallery Director + Photography Director, Post Ranch Inn + Carmel Visual Arts

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

Kristina Hruska, Gallery Director, Pushdot Studio & Gallery

Joanna Hurley, President, HurleyMedia

Michael Itkoff, Co-Founder, Daylight Books

*Drazenka Jalsic Ernecic, Senior Curator, Koprivnica Museum

Ann Jastrab, Independent Curator, Writer, and Editor-in-Chief for All-About-Photo.com

John Jenkins, Owner, Decode Books

Guo Jing, Art Director, Shangtuf Image and Art Club

Peter Johnson, Founding Director, Captured 52

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

Tiffany Jones, Publisher, Overlapse

Patrick + Holly Kahn, Co-Curators, Snap! Orlando

Ellyn Kail, Staff Writer, Feature Shoot

*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

Caitlin Kilpatrick, Associate Editor, Chronicle Books

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

Michael Kirchoff, Editor, Blur Magazine

Deborah Klochko, Executive Director, Museum of Photographic Arts

Debra Klomp Ching, Owner and Director, Klompching Gallery

Sarah Kobos, Photo Editor, Buzzfeed

Frank Konhaus, Co-Founder, Cassilhaus

Paul Kopeikin, Curator and Director, Kopeikin Gallery

*Geoffrey Koslov, President, Foto Relevance

Chris Kovacs, Publisher, Mono Chroma Magazine

Jason Koxvold, Creative Director, Gnomic Books

Angela Krass, Founder, Orange Alloy Consulting

Olivia Lahs-Gonzales, Director, The Sheldon Art Galleries

Bree Lamb, Project Manager, Fraction Editions

Michelle Lamuniere, Photography Specialist, Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers

Christina Lane, Editor, Visual Stories

*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

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

Graham Letorney, Co-Founder, Visura

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

Ryan Libre, Director, Documentary Arts Asia

*Alejandro Malo, Editor and Independent Curator, ZoneZero

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

Francesca Marani, Photo Editor, VOGUE Italy

Peppa Martin, Founding Director, Truth and Beauty Gallery

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

Sandee Mcgee, Gallery Director, Umpqua Valley Arts Association

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

Susie Morrill, Chair Person, Photography and Oregon Gallery Committee

*Laura Moya, Executive Director, Photolucida

Jennifer Murray, Executive Director, Filter Photo

Susan Nalband, Founding Director, 555 Gallery

Karen Noble, Manager of Collections and Exhibitions, Museum of Photographic Arts

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

Rachael NusBaum, Photolucida Board Member

Maela Ohana, Founding Director, Archive Collective

George Olson, Portland Art Museum Photography Council Board

Rodrigo Orrantia, Photography Curator, Institute of International Visual Arts

*Audra Osborne, Program Manager, Photolucida

Michael Pannier, Director, SE Center for Photography

Chantel Paul, Gallery Director, SDSU Downtown Gallery

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

Laura Pressley, Executive Director, Center

Madeline Yale, Photography Specialist and Independent Curator

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

Conor Risch, Senior Editor, Photo District News Seattle

Heidi Romano, Curator and Editor, Unless You Will

David Rosenberg, Writer and Independent Curator

Dana Salvo, Director, Clark Gallery

Danny Sanchez, Associate Director, Themes+Projects

David Scharff, Photo Editor, Annenberg Space for Photography

*Tina Schelhorn, Director, Galerie Lichtblick

Jennifer Schlesinger, Owner and Director, Obscura Gallery

Martha Schneider, Founding Director, Schneider Gallery

*Bill Schwab, Owner and Publisher, North Light Press

*Rob Schaeffer, Senior Acquisitions Editor, Princeton Architectural Press

Ariel Shanberg, Independent Curator

Dan Shepherd, Director, Gallery 1/1

Meg Shiffler, Director, SFAC Galleries

Paloma Shutes, Photo Editor, The California Sunday

Mark Sink, Founding Director, Month of Photography, Denver

J. Sybylla Smith, Independent Curator and Consultant

Aline Smithson, Founding Editor, Lenscratch

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

Aliki Smith, Editor-In-Chief and Publisher, She Shoots Film

Heather Snider, Executive Director, SF Camerawork

*Elin Spring, Founding Editor, What Will You Remember

Susan Spiritus, Founding Director, Susan Spiritus Gallery

Daphne Srinivasan, Associate, Etherton Gallery

*Mary Stanley, Founder, Young Collectors Club

Gordon Stettinius, Founding Director, Candela Books

Ashley Still Meyers, Director and Curator, Art Gym

Jennifer Stoots, Fine Art Appraiser, Stoots LLC

Fiona Sweet, Creative Director, Ballarat International Foto Biennale

*Stacy Swiderski, Creative Consultant and Photo Editor, Stacy Swiderski Consulting

Claire Sykes, Curator, Circuit Gallery

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

Thea Traff, Associate Photo Editor, The New Yorker Magazine

Claartje van Dijk, Assistant Curator, International Center for Photography

Mary Virginia Swanson, Advisor to Emerging & Established Artists

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

*Sarah Koenig Wagner, Development and Exhibitions Coordinator, Medium Festival of Photography

Judy Walgren, Founder and Editorial Director, JujuPhoto

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

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

Peter Wisse, Independent Curator and Editor

Lauren Wolfer, Assistant Curator, Fort Wayne Museum of Art

Amy Wolff, Photo Director, Hearst Digital Media

Yuko Yamaji, Curator, Kiyosato Museum Photographic Arts

Daniella Zalcman, Founder and Director, Women Photograph

Del Zogg, Independent Curator

Manfred Zollner, Deputy Editor in Chief, fotoMAGAZIN