My collage Bestiary II won the First Prize during the show Creature of Fortune in Delurk Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC.
David J Brown is the curator and juror of the show. He is an independent curator and museum administrator/consultant currently residing in Winston Salem. Past positions include Director and Chief Curator, Fine Art Museum, WCU; Deputy Director of Art at the Taubman Museum of Art; Chief Curator and the HOME House Project director at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art; Curator at the Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, and the Director of Exhibitions at the Maryland Institute, College of Art. He has served on several boards including the Washington Project for the Arts (DC), the Roanoke Public Arts Commission, and the Piedmont Environmental Alliance. Brown was a founding member of Botswana, an alternative space for emerging artists in DC and recently completed a three-year appointment on the Services to Artists committee for the annual national conferences of the College Art Association in Chicago, New York, and DC. He has curated, organized, and toured hundreds of exhibitions and community-based projects. (for more info, visit: www.davidjbrown321.com)