Painting SACRED COVE # 1 won two prize awards: "Media Services Award" and 1st prize "Juror's Choice Award".
Juror David A. Ross (art museum professional & curator)
April 18 - May 24th, 2015
SAN DIEGO ART INSTITUTE (SDAI)
MUSEUM OF THE LIVING ARTIST
1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
About the Juror:
David A. Ross has a 40-year career as an art museum professional and curator. He is currently the Chair of the MFA in Art Practice at the School of Visual Art in New York City. He previously held directorships at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (1998-2001), The Whitney Museum of American Art (1991-1998), and The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (1982-1991). As a museum director, Ross was concerned with improving the quality of permanent collections, supporting significant scholarship, and increasing museum membership and attendance through innovative programming and enhanced community relations. He is also the Co-Founder and President of Artists’ Pension Trust, a pioneering financial planning program for working artists. Ross has organized over one hundred exhibitions of 20th century art, is widely published, and has lectured at museums and universities around the world. He has been involved in the organization and jurying process of major international exhibitions including Documenta, The Venice Biennale, and The Carnegie International to name just a few.