- September 2017
JUROR: Vaughn Whitney Garland is an independent curator, media scholar, critic, and multimedia artist with a Ph.D. from the interdisciplinary Media, Art, and Text (MATX) program at Virginia Commonwealth University as well as a M.F.A. from the Painting and Printmaking Department from Virginia Commonwealth University. Garland continues to be a community activist in the arts and has held board member positions on several Richmond arts organizations, including the Chair of the Public Arts Commission, Richmond’s Urban Design Committee and the chair of exhibitions at 1708 Gallery. Garland is co-founder of the 2005 and 2006 Richmond Outdoor Sculpture Invitations and curated a sculpture exhibition for the 2013 RVA Street Art Festival.