About the Jury
William A. Newman
Artist and professor, Corcoran College of Art + Design
William Newman's career spans four decades. In addition to numerous solo exhibitions, and a recent retrospective at the Corcoran Gallery, he is the co-founder of the Corcoran's renowned Digital Arts department. He paints in oils and has taught masters' secret techniques and formulas, digital arts for fine art and photography, and painting to generations of Corcoran students for 36 years. He continues to teach and his goal is for communities to provide means and opportunities to become an artist for those with disabilities.