Get to know our Photowork 2017 Jurors

 Issac Diggs

Isaac Diggs is a photographer and educator. A native of Cleveland, OH, Diggs received his B.A. in English Literature at Columbia University and his M.F.A. in photography from the Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College. He has received support from the Asian Cultural Council, the Center for Photography at Woodstock, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, and the Puffin Foundation. His work, which is rooted in a committed exploration of the everyday, has been exhibited in the United States and Japan, and is a part of the collections of the New York Public Library, the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz, and the Walker Art Center, among others. Diggs has taught at the School of Visual Arts since 2000.


Rebecca Morse

Rebecca Morse is the Associate Curator of The Wallis Annenberg Photography Department for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). Morse graduated from SUNY Purchase in 1993 and earned her master’s in art history in 1997 from the University of Arizona. She started working at the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art the following year and became an associate curator there in 2009. She left MOCA in 2013 to work for LACMA's Photography Department. Rebecca currently lives in Los Angeles.


Robert Stevens

Robert Stevens is a lecturer of photographic history at the School of Visual Arts and the International Center of Photography. He is also the former editor of Life Picture Collection; former international photo editor for Time Magazine, former correspondent for Paris Photo Magazine. He is a trustee of the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund. Robert Stevens is also the author of Yvon’s Paris (2010).He currently lives in New York City.


- Nikki Hung, Board Member