EMERGING EROTIC ARTIST CONTEST
HISTORY

2005

Judges

Charles Cowles, proprietor of The Charles Cowles Gallery, NYC.
John McConnell, collector, San Diego.
Petra Sarias, Information officer Press and Cultural Affairs, Consulate General of Finland in New York, NYC.
David Stern
, co-publisher of In Los Angeles Magazine.
Eli Wardi, artist, Joint Grand Prize Winner 2003 Emerging Erotic Artist Contest, Israel.
Cliff Benjamin, co-owner of Western Project gallery, Los Angeles.

2003

Judges

Henning von Berg, Berlin, Fine Art Photographer
Edward Lucie-Smith, London, Art Critic, Historian and Author
Nelson Santos, New York, Assistant Director, Visual AIDS
Eric Singley, Los Angeles, Curator, The Erotic Museum
Wayne Snellen, New York, Director, the Leslie-Lohman Gay Art Foundation

2001

Judges

Gordon Baldwin, curator
Cliff Benjamin, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica
Nayland Blake, artist and professor at Bard College New York
Gisela Schadel, Erotic Art Museum, Hamburg Germany
Stewart Hardman, Adonis Gallery, London, England.

1999

Judges

Darrel Leibert & Daniel Voran, publishers of Handjobs mag. Seattle WA
Susanna Luoto,Finnish public relations agent specializing in erotic art events, Helsinki Finland
Matthew Pawlowski, proprietor ESP art gallery, San Francisco
Bill Paul
, Professor of art at the University of Georgia
Kelly McCray,proprietor of the Edward Day Gallery in Toronto Canada

1997

Judges

Michele Hunter, Editor several Art & Photo Mags. Sydney
Bill Schmeling, aka. The Hun (Artist) of Portland, Oregon
Peter Sparrow, designer, New York City
Bruno Billion, Journalist Arts Mags & Projet X, translator of the French edition of "Tom of Finland: His Life and Times" Paris, France
Micha Ramaker, Writer of intro to “Art of Pleasure”. Brussels, Belgium

1995

Judges

Volker Janssen, art book publisher,Berlin Germany
Tom Bianchi, photographer, Los Angeles
Meeka Walsh, editor of Canada's Border Crossings
Wayne Baerwaldt, gallery director, Winnipeg, Canada
Nayland Blake, artist and curator, San Francisco
William Doan, director, Doan Family American Photography Archive, Ft. Dodge, Iowa.

1993

Judges

Dr. Angelika Muthesius, Cologne Germany
Richard Marshall, Curator, New York City
Hudson, Owner of Feature Gallery, New York City
Louis Madripilias, Los Angeles
Rip Colt, Los Angeles