[ Meet the 2017 Jury ]

Since the inception of THE FENCE in 2011, United Photo Industries has collaborated with a impressive roster of photo editors, curators, and photo-professionals who have helped make THE FENCE a truly exceptional public art project. We are honored to introduce the members of the 2017 Jury:

Natalie Bell

Curatorial Associate

New Museum

Meg Birnbaum

Photographer & Educator

Elan Buchen

Project Coordinator for Art and Design

Atlanta BeltLine

Natasha Christia

Independent writer, curator and educator

Sean Corcoran

Curator of Prints and Photographs

Museum of the City of New York

Barbara Griffin

Independent Creative Director & Photo Editor

Haley Hamblin

Features Photo Editor


Yoav Horesh


Toby Kaufmann

Director of Photography


Kerri MacDonald

Social Media Photo Editor

New York Times

Suzanne Revy


Tim Rasmussen

Director of Photography


J. Sybylla Smith

Independent Curator/Educator

Mary Stanley

Independent Curator & Art Consultant

Mary Stanley Studio

Jen Tse

Director of Photography


Scott Thode

Director of Art & Education


Michael Wichita

Director of Photography

AARP Media

Additional jury members to be announced in the coming weeks