Judges

We are honored to have esteemed artists, authors, cultural founders, museum directors and philanthropists who have a keen understanding of avant-garde arts and culture.   Individually, their aesthetics are nonpareil.  Collectively, their scope is broad, diverse and seductively provocative.

 
Allena Gabosch (USA) is the co-founder of the Seattle Erotic Arts Festival.
 
Brian Paco Alvarez is a curator of culture; dedicated to Southern Nevada’s arts, history, and tourism.
 
Christopher John Ball (UK) is the co-founder of the Association of Erotic Artists in London.
 
Dennis McBride (USA) is the director of the Nevada State Museum in Las Vegas.
 
Eric Minh Swenson (USA) is a documentary filmmaker in Los Angeles.
 
François Dubeau (Canada) is the president of Circuit des arts Memphrémagog in Montreal.
 
Henry Rosenthal (USA) is a documentary filmmaker in San Francisco.
 
Madison Young (USA) is a sex-positive author and filmmaker in Portland.
 
S.R. Sharp (USA) is the co-founder of the Tom of Finland Foundation in Los Angeles.
 
Steve Diet Goedde (USA) is a photographer in Los Angeles.
 
SM Shifflett (USA) is a painter in Laguna Beach.
 
Will Roger Peterson (USA) is a co-founder of Burning Man in Gerlach.