Awards / Past Jurors

2018

LOS ANGELES 2018

Derrick Adams, Artist
Zoe Larkins, Assistant Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO
Selene Preciado, Independent Curator
Alma Ruiz, Senior Fellow, Sotheby’s Institute of Art – Los Angeles

NEW YORK NADA AWARD 2018

Natalie Bell, Associate Curator, the New Museum
Alexis Lowry, Associate Curator, Dia Art Foundation

2017

MIAMI BEACH NADA AWARD 2017

Jose Carlos Diaz, Chief Curator, the Andy Warhol Museum
Andria Hickey, Senior Curator, MOCA Cleveland

ATLANTA 2017

Anthony Elms, Chief Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia
Adam McEwen, Artist
Teresa Bramlette Reeves, Director of Curatorial Affairs, Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw State University
Shawnya Harris, Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson Curator of African American and African Diasporic Art, Georgia Museum of Art

SAN FRANCISCO 2017

Dena Beard, Director, The Lab
Sally Frater, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Ulrich Museum of Art at Wichita State University
Andrew Kuo, Artist
Rory Padeken, Associate Curator, San Jose Museum of Art

CHICAGO 2017

Omar Kholeif, Manilow Senior Curator and Director of Global Initiatives, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Rashid Johnson, Artist
Megha Ralapati, Residency & Special Projects Manager, Hyde Park Arts Center
Susan Thompson, Assistant Curator, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

HOUSTON 2017

Ryan N. Dennis, Public Art Director and Curator, Project Row Houses
Claire Gilman, Senior Curator, The Drawing Center
Evan Garza, Director, Rice Public Art, Rice University
Ryan Trecartin, Artist

NEW YORK 2017

Kimberly Drew, Social Media Manager, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Jonah Freeman, Artist, New York
Matthew Lyons, Curator, The Kitchen
Laura Raicovich, President and Executive Director, Queens Museum

NEW YORK NADA AWARD 2017

Gianni Jetzer, Curator-at-Large, The Hirshhorn
Rebecca Shaykin, Leon Levy Assistant Curator, The Jewish Museum

LOS ANGELES 2017

Daniel Joseph Martinez, Artist, Los Angeles
Bennett Simpson, Senior Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Yesomi Umolu, Exhibitions Director, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago
Anuradha Vikram, Artistic Director, 18th Street Arts Center 

2016

MIAMI BEACH NADA AWARD 2016

Jen Mergel, Robert L. Beal, Enid L. Beal and Bruce A. Beal Senior Curator of Contemporary Art and Interim Chair, Linde Family Wing for Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Jacob Proctor, Curator, the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society, University of Chicago

ATLANTA 2016

Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy, Curator of Contemporary Art, Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
Daniel Fuller, Curator, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center
Jamillah James, Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Katherine Jentleson, Merrie and Dan Boone Curator of Folk and Self-Taught Art, High Museum of Art

SAN FRANCISCO 2016

Jenny Gheith, Assistant Curator of Painting and Sculpture, SFMOMA
Lauren Haynes, Curator of Contemporary Art, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Ceci Moss, Independent Curator, San Francisco
Brian Sholis, Curator of Photography, Cincinnati Art Museum

NEW YORK NADA AWARD 2016

Ian Alteveer, Aaron I. Fleischman Curator, Department of Modern and Contemporary Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Amanda Hunt, Assistant Curator, The Studio Museum in Harlem

LOS ANGELES 2016

Mark Beasley, Curator, Performa
Jarrett Gregory, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Kris Kuramitsu, Deputy Director and Senior Curator, The Mistake Room

2015

HOUSTON 2015

David Altmejd, artist
Rujeko Hockley, Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, Brooklyn Museum
Claudia Schmuckli, Director and Chief Curator at Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston
Lanka Tattersall, Assistant Curator, Museum of Contemporary Arts, Los Angeles

CHICAGO 2015

Naomi Beckwith, Marilyn and Larry Fields Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Dominic Molon, Richard Brown Baker Curator of Contemporary Art, RISD Museum
Ruth Estévez, Gallery Director and Curator, REDCAT
Lumi Tan, Curator, The Kitchen
Sara Greenberger Rafferty, artist, New York

NEW YORK 2015

Matthew Higgs, Director and Chief Curator, White Columns
John Rasmussen, Executive Director, Midway Contemporary Art
Ingrid Schaffner, Curator, Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art
Amanda Hunt, Curator at The Studio Museum
Michele Abeles, Artist, New York

NEW YORK NADA AWARD 2015

Tom Eccles, Executive Director, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard
Kelly Taxter, Assistant Curator, the Jewish Museum

NEW YORK 2015 ISCP RESIDENCY SELECTION

Thomas Lax, Associate Curator, Media and Performance, MoMA
Ryan McNamara, Artist, New York

2014

MIAMI NADA AWARD 2014

Massimiliano Gioni, Associate Director and Director of Special Exhibitions, New Museum
Cecilia Alemani, Donald R. Mullen, Jr. Chief Curator and Director of High Line Art

PROSPECT.3, NEW ORLEANS 2014

Marilyn Minter, Artist, New York
Miranda Lash, Curator of Contemporary Art, Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY

BOSTON 2014

Christopher Bedford, Henry and Lois Foster Director of The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University
Ruba Katrib, Curator at Sculpture Center
Ryan Sullivan, Artist, New York
Bartholomew Ryan, Milton Fine Curator of Art, Andy Warhol Museum (formerly Walker Art Center).
Gretchen Wagner, Artistic Director and Chief Curator at Oklahoma Contemporary and Marfa Contemporary

NEW YORK NADA AWARD 2014

Ingrid Schaffner, Chief Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania
Carin Kuoni, Director, The Vera List Center for Art and Politics at The New School

ATLANTA 2014

Michael Rooks, Wieland Family Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia
Gabriel Ritter, The Nancy and Tim Hanley Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, The Dallas Museum of Art
Xaviera Simmons, Artist, New York
Carter Foster, Steven and Anne Ames Curator of Drawings, Whitney Museum of American Art
Christopher Lew, Associate Curator, Whitney Museum of American Art (formerly MoMA PS1)

2013

MIAMI NADA AWARD 2013

Alex Gartenfeld, Deputy Director & Chief Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami
Sylvia Chivaratanond, Susanne Deal Booth Adjunct Curator of American Art, Centre Pompidou Foundation

LOS ANGELES 2013

Ali Subotnick, Curator, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Chus Martinez, Head, Institute of Art at the FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Switzerland
Spencer Finch, Artist, Los Angeles, CA
Joao Ribas, Deputy Director & Senior Curator, Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Portugal
Magnolia de la Garza, Associate Curator, Museo Tamayo, Mexico

EXPO CHICAGO 2013

Nora Burnett Abrams, Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Denver, CO

NEW YORK NADA AWARD 2013

Lia Gangitano, Founder & Director, Participant Inc., New York
Daniel Byers, Senior Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art Boston

SAN FRANCISCO 2013

Holly Block, Executive Director, The Bronx Museum of the Arts
Paul Pfeiffer, artist, New York
Apsara DiQuinzio, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art and Phyllis C. Wattis MATRIX Curator, Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive
Rita Gonzalez, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Yasufumi Nakamori, Associate Curator of Photography, Museum of Fine Arts Houston

NEW YORK 2013 ISCP RESIDENCY SELECTION

Laura Hoptman, Curator, Department of Painting and Sculpture, Museum of Modern Art, New York
K8 Hardy, artist, New York

2012

MIAMI NADA AWARD 2012

Peter Eleey, Chief Curator, MoMA PS1, New York
Beatrix Ruf, Director, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands 

HOUSTON 2012

Margot Norton, Assistant Curator, New Museum, New York
N. Dash, Artist, New York
Michelle White, Curator, Menil Collection, Houston, TX
Patrick Charpenel, Independent Curator (formerly Museo Jumex, Mexico City)
Naima Keith, Deputy Director, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

CHICAGO 2012

Kelly Kivland, Assistant Curator, Dia Art Foundation, New York
Clifford Owens, Artist, New York
Shannon Stratton, Chief Curator, The Museum of Arts and Design, New York
Jill Dawsey, Associate Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego
Evelyn Hankins, Associate Curator, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington

NEW YORK 2012 ISCP RESIDENCY SELECTION

Dennis Elliott, Founding Director, International Studio & Curatorial Program, Brooklyn
Joan Young, Director of Curatorial Affairs, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Angelina Gualdoni, Artist, New York

2011

ATLANTA 2011

Julie Rodrigues Widholm, Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Bonnie Clearwater, Director and Chief Curator, NSU Art Museum, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Cinque Hicks, Art Columnist, Creative Loafing, Atlanta, GA
Patrick Amsellem, Associate Curator of Photography, Brooklyn Museum
Diana Al-Hadid, Artist, Brooklyn

NEW YORK 2011 ISCP RESIDENCY SELECTION

Dennis Elliott, Founding Director, International Studio & Curatorial Program, Brooklyn
Richard Flood, Deputy Director and Chief Curator, New Museum, New York
Mickalene Thomas, Artist, New York

2010

HOUSTON 2010

Toby Kamps, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Menil Collection, Houston
Deborah Cullen, Director and Chief Curator, The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, New York
Adam Pendelton, Artist, New York
Monica Ramirez-Montagut, Executive Director, Newcomb Art Gallery at Tulane University, New Orleans
Sandra Jackson-Dumont, Frederick P. and Sandra P. Rose Chairman of Education, The Metropolitan Museum of Art (formerly Seattle Art Museum)

NEW YORK 2010 ISCP RESIDENCY SELECTION

Josiah McElheny, Artist, New York
Kristine Siegel, Director & Founder, PRAXES Center for Contemporary Art, Berlin (formerly ISCP)
Nancy Spector, Deputy Director &  Jennifer and David Stockman Chief Curator, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

2009

SAN FRANCISCO 2009

Glen Helfand, Independent Curator, Oakland, CA
Lauren Ross, Curator, Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University (formerly Philbrook Museum of Art)
Doryun Chong, Chief Curator, M+, Hong Kong
Raechell Smith, Director & Curator, Kansas City Art institute H&R Block Artspace, Missouri
Diane Barber, Independent Curator at D, Inc., Houston (formerly DiverseWorks)

BOSTON 2009

Randi Hopkins, Associate Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art Boston
Sanford Biggers, Artist, Boston
Dan Cameron, Independent Curator (formerly Orange County Museum of Art)
Peter Eleey, Chief Curator, MoMA PS1, New York, NY
Rita Gonzalez, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

ATLANTA 2009

Jeffrey Grove, Senior Curator of Special Projects & Research, Dallas Museum of Art, TX
Naomi Beckwith, the Marilyn and Larry Fields Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Lisa Cremin, Director, Metropolitan Atlanta Arts Fund
Hamza Walker, Deputy Director and Curator, LAXART, Los Angeles, CA
Clara Kim, Senior Curator of Visual Arts, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (formerly REDCAT)

NEW YORK 2009 ISCP RESIDENCY SELECTION

Jean Shin, Artist, New York
Kristine Siegel, Director & Founder, PRAXES Center for Contemporary Art, Berlin (formerly ISCP)
Adam Weinberg, Alice Pratt Brown Director, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

2008

CHICAGO 2008

Matthew Drutt, Independent Curator, Drutt Creative Arts Management (formerly Artpace, San Antonio)
Tumelo Mosaka, Associate Curator of Exhibitions, Brooklyn Museum, New York
Allison Peters Quinn, Director of Exhibitions & Residency Programs, Hyde Park Art Center
Kristin Poole, Artistic Director, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Idaho
Fred Wilson, Artist, New York

HOUSTON 2008

Mark Bessire, Director, Portland Museum of Art, ME
Sue de Beer, Artist, New York
Chris Eamon, Independent Curator, New York (formerly New Art Trust, Whitney Museum, & Pamela and Richard Kramlich Collection)
Jennifer Gross, Deputy Director for Curatorial Affairs and Chief Curator, DeCordova Sculpture Park & Art Museum, Lincoln, MA.
Franklin Sirmans, Director, Pérez Art Museum Miami

2007

SAN FRANCISCO 2007

Silvia Karman Cubina, Executive Director and Chief Curator, Bass Museum of Art, Miami
Lauren Cornell, Curator and Associate Director of Technology Initiatives, New Museum, New York
Mary Jane Jacob, Executive Director of Exhibitions and Exhibition Studies, School of the Art Institute of Chicago (formerly MCA Chicago, MOCA LA)
Sylvie Gilbert, Head of Visual Arts, The Canada Council for the Arts, (formerly Banff Centre)
Daniell Cornell, Senior Curator, Palm Springs Art Museum, (formerly De Young)

BOSTON 2007

Pieranna Cavalchini, Tom and Lisa Blumenthal Curator of Contemporary Art, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston
Anne Pasternak, Shelby White and Leon Levy Director, Brooklyn Museum (formerly Creative Time)
Mark Masuoka, Executive Director and CEO, Akron Art Museum, Ohio
Michael Darling, James W. Alsdorf Chief Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (formerly Seattle Art Museum)
René de Guzman, Senior Curator, Oakland Museum of California (formerly YBCA)

2006

CHICAGO 2006

Stephanie Smith, Chief Curator, Art Gallery of Ontario (formerly Smart Museum)
Gilbert Vicario, Senior Curator, Des Moines Art Center, Iowa (formerly MFA Houston)
Robert Lazzarini, Artist, New York
Lydia Yee, Chief Curator, Whitechapel Gallery, London
William Stover, Independent Consultant, New York (formerly MFA Boston)

HOUSTON 2006

Francesco Bonami, Honorary Director, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
Laura Hoptman, Curator, Department of Painting and Sculpture, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Valerie Cassel Oliver, Senior Curator, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
Jeffrey D. Grove, Senior Curator of Special Projects & Research, Dallas Museum of Art, TX
Christian Rattemeyer, Associate Curator in the Department of Drawings, Museum of Modern Art, New York (formerly Artists Space)

2005

SAN FRANCISCO 2005

Janet Bishop, Curator of painting and sculpture, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Barbara London, retired (formerly Museum of Modern Art)
Hamza Walker, Deputy Director and Curator, LAXART, Los Angeles, CA
Karin Higa, formerly of Japanese American Museum
Gary Simmons, Artist, New York

2004

CHICAGO 2004

Lorelei Stewart, Director, Gallery 400, Chicago
Paul Ha, Director, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA (formerly CAM St. Louis)
Anne Ellegood, Senior Curator, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
Tom Eccles, Executive Director, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard
Paola Morsiani, Independent Curator (formerly CAM Houston)

HOUSTON 2004

Christine Kim, Department Head and Curator of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Alison de Lima Greene, Curator of Contemporary Art & Special Projects, Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Elizabeth Smith, Executive Director, Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, New York
Douglas Fogle, Independent Curator, Los Angeles (formerly Walker Art Center)
Chrissie Iles, Curator, Whitney Museum of American Art

2003

HOUSTON 2003

Kimberly Davenport, Director, Rice University Art Gallery
Shamim Momin, Director & Curator, Los Angeles Nomadic Division, (formerly Whitney Museum of American Art)
Paola Morsiani, Independent Curator (formerly CAM Houston)
Sara Kellner, Independent Consultant, Los Angeles (formerly DiverseWorks)
Glenn Ligon, Artist, New York
Dominic Molon, Curator of Contemporary Art, RISD Museum, (formerly Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago)
Rochelle Steiner, Dean, USC Roski School of Fine Arts, (formerly Serpentine Galleries, London)
Heidi Zuckerman, CEO & Director, Aspen Art Museum, (formerly BAM/PFA)

2002

CHICAGO 2002

Dawoud Bey, Artist, New York
Julia Fish, Artist, Chicago
James RondeauPresident and Eloise W. Martin Director, Art Institute of Chicago
Elizabeth Smith, Executive Director, Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, New York
Hamza Walker, Deputy Director and Curator, LAXART, Los Angeles, CA

SAN FRANCISCO 2002

Gay Outlaw, Artist, San Francisco
Stephanie Syjuco, Artist, San Francisco
Karin Breuer, Curator in Charge of the Achenbach Foundation, Fine Arts Museum San Francisco
Rupert Jenkins, ‎Executive Director, Colorado Photographic Arts Center
Jonathan Yorba, Ph.D., President and CEO, The Community Foundation, Riverside, CA

2001

CHICAGO 2001

Candida Alvarez, Artist, Chicago
Susanne Ghez, Adjunct Curator, Art Institute of Chicago
Judith Russi Kirshner, Deputy Director of Education, Art Institute of Chicago
Anthony Meier, Owner, Anthony Meier Fine Arts

SAN FRANCISCO 2001

René de Guzman, Senior Curator, Oakland Museum of California (formerly YBCA)
Heidi Zuckerman, CEO & Director, Aspen Art Museum, (formerly BAM/PFA)
Anthony Meier, Owner, Anthony Meier Fine Arts
Deborah Oropallo, Artist
Ralph Rugoff, Director, Hayward Gallery, London

2000

SAN FRANCISCO 2000

Ann Chamberlin,  Artist
Enrique Chagoya, Artist, San Francisco
Catherine Wagner, Artist, San Francisco
Anthony Meier, Owner, Anthony Meier Fine Arts
Robert Flynn Johnson, Retired, formerly Fine Arts Museum San Francisco

1999

SAN FRANCISCO 1999

Anthony Meier, Owner, Anthony Meier Fine Arts
Larry Rinder, Director, Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive
Catherine Wagner, Artist, San Francisco