The Judges of the First Competition

Roberto Bilotti Ruggi D’Aragona 
Roberto Bilotti is a member of the scientific committee of the Bilotti Museum at the Aranciera of Villa Borghese in Rome. He is founder and director of the MAB of Cosenza. 

Fabio De Chirico 
Fabio De Chirico is Superintendent for the Ministry for the Cultural Heritage of and Superintendent of the National Gallery of Cosenza. 

Jim Edwards  
Jim Edwards received his BFA and MFA degrees from the San Francisco Museum of Art and was a Rockefeller Fellow in Museum Education and Community Studies with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco in 1973-74. Considered an authority on modern and contemporary art in the American west, Edwards has spent 35 years as a Curator and/or Museum Director at various organisations. 

Gustav Kopriva  
Born in Baden-Baden Germany, Gus Kopriva has over 25 years of experience in the fine art world. Kopriva has owned commercial galleries in Berlin and Houston. Houston’s Redbud Gallery is the current base of his operations for over ten years. 

Margaret Somerville 
A Samuel Gale Professor of Law, Professor in the Faculty of Medicine, and Founding Director of the Centre for Medicine, Ethics and Law at McGill University, Montreal. 

Ermanno Tedeschi 
Ermanno Tedeschi is President of Ello Toagg Foundation of Jewish Culture and owner of Ermanno Tedeschi Gallery, a major gallery in Rome, Italy.