The panelists this year were: Mark Beasley, Curator, Performa; Jennifer McGregor, Director of Arts and Senior Curator, Wave Hill; and Julie McKim, Director, Kunsthalle Galapagos. Preliminary panelists were: Yoko Inoue, Chelsea Knight, Shana Moulton, Lina Puerta, Stephen Sollins, and Saya Woolfalk, all former Smack Mellon studio artists.
Firelei Baez, Diann Bauer, Joseph Burwell, Blake Carrington, Piotr Chizinski, Maya Ciarrocchi, Thomas Dexter, Patricia Dominguez, Francisco Donoso, Jonathan Ehrenberg, James Esber, Jane Fine, Adam Frezza and Terri Chiao, Ryan Garrett, Cassandra Guan, Alejandro Guzman, Robert Hernandez, Haisi Hu, HongSeon Jang, Beth Krebs, Liliya Lifanova, James Lipovac, Jen Liu, Trokon Nagbe, Chris Nau, Adam Niklewicz, Kambui Olujimi, Alison Owen, Ebony Patterson, Holly Pitre, Rodrigo Valenzuela
The panelists this year were: Andria Hickey, Associate Curator, Public Art Fund; Naima J. Keith, Assistant Curator, Studio Museum in Harlem; and Hrag Vartanian, Co-founder and Editor-in-Chief, Hyperallergic. Preliminary panelists were: Susan Graham, Liz Magic Laser, Cheryl Molnar, and Ivan Monforte, artists.
Jarrod Beck, Adriane Colburn, Molly Dilworth, Ira Eduardovna, Zachary Fabri, Beth Krebs, Tyler McPhee, Elisa Myrie, Nancy Nowacek, Antonia Perez, Kent Rogowski, Gabriela Salazar, Jacolby Satterwhite, Dread Scott, Miriam Simun, Pascual Sisto
STUIDIO ARTISTS 2012
The panelists this year were: Elizabeth Ferrer, Director of Contemporary Art, BRIC Arts Media; Janice Guy, Director, Murray Guy Gallery; and Daniel Kunitz, Executive Editor, Modern Painters magazine. Preliminary panelists were: George Boorujy, Tali Hinkis, Esperanza Mayobre, Jeanine Oleson, artists; and Suzanne Kim, Director of Exhibitions, Smack Mellon.
Scott Andresen, Louisa Armbrust, Rachel Bacon, Firelei Baez, Selin Balci, Caitlin Berrigan, Clare Churchouse, Kevin Cooley, Lisa Crafts, Nicholas des Cognets, Molly Dilworth, Lillian Gerson, Heather Hart, Hongseon Jang, Jonggeon Lee, Alice Mallet, nicoykatiushka (NyK), Stephanie Serpick, Laura Splan
STUDIO ARTISTS 2011
The panelists this year were: Janet Biggs, Artist; Heather Darcy Bhandari, Director, Mixed Greens Gallery; and Kathleen Gilrain, Executive Director, Smack Mellon. Preliminary panelists were: and Sonya Blesofsky, Michael Paul Britto, Kirsten Hassenfeld, Karina Skvirsky, artists; and Suzanne Kim, Director of Exhibitions, Smack Mellon.
Marin Abell, Jan Adriaans, Rachel Bacon, Kim Beck, Gail Beiderman, Daniel Bejar, Diane Carr, Adriane Colburn, Helen Dennis, Nicholas des Cognets, Blane De St. Croix, Johnathan Ehrenberg, Charley Friedman, Friendly Falcons, Ghost of a Dream, Taihwa Goh, Tracey Goodman, KyungWoo Han, Jessie Henson, Oded Hirsch, Hongseon Jang, Bettina Johae, Beth Krebs, Mores McWreath, Clive Murphy, Kenya (Robinson), Julia Sherman
The panelists this year were: Linda Earle, Executive Director of the New York Arts Program; Rachel Gugelberger, Director at Sara Meltzer Gallery; and Ellen Harvey, Artist.
Jane Benson, Suzanne Broughel, Laura Carton, Colette Fu, Blane De St. Croix, Jenn Figg, Cooper Holoweski, Takashi Horisaki, Ben Kinsley, Kristian Kozul, Matthew Mazzotta, Naeem Mohaiemen, Alison Owen, Anne Percoco, Letha Wilson
The panelists this year were: Lowery Sims, Curator at the Museum of Arts and Design; Eugenie Tsai, Curator of Contemporary Art at the Brooklyn Museum; and Frederieke Taylor, owner and director of the Frederieke Taylor Gallery.
Mequitta Ahuja, Nivi Alroy, BeitzMonroe, Nathan Bennett, Brent Birnbaum, Alberto Borea, Suzanne Broughel, Michael Buhler-Rose, Sophia Chai, Jikee Choi, Kyung Woo Han, Moo Kwon Han, Janelle Iglesias, Isola and Norzi, MyeongBeom Kim, Katja Kublitz, Lacey Jane Roberts, Jean Marc Superville-Sovak, The Shining Mantis, Angela Zammarelli
The panelists that selected the artists were Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy, Curator and Programs Manager, Art in General; Derrick Adams, Curatorial Director, Rush Arts Gallery; and Kathleen Gilrain, Executive Director, Smack Mellon.
Larissa Bates, Francisca Benitez, Jim Gaylord, Andrea Geyer, Klara Hobza, Jayson Keeling, Edward Kihn, Shana Moulton, Julika Rudelius, Adam Shecter, Tobaron Waxman
The panelists that selected the artists were Magda Sawon, Art Dealer, Postmasters Gallery; Christine Kim, Curator, The Studio Museum in Harlem; Clarissa Dalrymple, Independent Curator; and Kathleen Gilrain, Executive Director, Smack Mellon.
Amelia Biewald, Sonya Blesofsky, Michael Dixon, Daniel Domig, Merav Ezer, Halla Gunnarsdottir, Elana Herzog, Josh Kil, Michael Krondl, Shaun El C. Leonardo, Dorota Mytych, Donna Nield, Carlos Roque, Michael Schall, Allison Smith, Taeseong Kim, Tim Warner
The panelists that selected the artists were Carter Foster, Curator of Drawings at the Whitney Museum of American Art; Jessica Hough, Curatorial Director at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum; Pablo Helguera, Artist; and Kathleen Gilrain, Executive Director, Smack Mellon.
The panelists that selected the artists were Barnaby Furnas, Artist; Yukie Kamiya, Associate Curator, New Museum of Contemporary Art; Barbara London, Associate Curator of Film and Media at the Museum of Modern Art; and Kathleen Gilrain, Executive Director, Smack Mellon.
The panelists that selected the artists were John Hanhardt, Senior Curator of Film and Media Arts, Guggenheim Museum; Shamim Momin, Curator, Whitney Museum of American Art at Altria and Co-Curator, 2004 Whitney Biennial; Joan Snyder, Painter; and Kathleen Gilrain, Executive Director, Smack Mellon.
The panelists that selected the artists were Janine Antoni, Artist; Laura Hoptman, Curator, Carnegie Museum of Art and formerly Curator, Museum of Modern Art, NY; Charlotta Kotik, Curator, Brooklyn Museum of Art; Amy Sillman, Artist; David Baskin, Artist and Program Coordinator at Smack Mellon Studios; and Kathleen Gilrain, Executive Director at Smack Mellon Studios.
The panelists that selected the artists were Ernesto Pujol, Artist; Debra Singer, Curator, Whitney Museum of American Art; Robert Taplin, Artist and Art Critic; David Baskin, Artist and Program Coordinator; and Kathleen Gilrain, Executive Director, Smack Mellon.
The panelists that selected the artists were Maria Elena González, Artist; Eve Sussman, Artist; and Kathleen Gilrain, Executive Director, Smack Mellon.