Meet the Judges

Space Art Expertise

Richard Green, senior artist/designer with more than 20 years’ experience in creating and designing for the video game, aerospace and industrial design industries, Seattle, Washington.
Joe Vinton, digital artist, Renderosity Artist of the Year, Burton, Trent, United Kingdom.

 

Children’s Art Expertise

Hans Wolfe, middle and upper school visual arts, Visiting Artist Coordinator, Art Department Chair, The Colorado Springs School, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

 

Commercial Art Expertise

Lourn Eidal, Assistant Art Director, Crystal Peak Design, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Susanne Arens, President, Crystal Peak Design and Art Director, photographer, fine artist, college instructor, Executive Director of the Pikes Peak Studio Tour, Springs Recovery Connection board member, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

 

General Art Background

Dr. Max Polyakov, CEO of EOS, Menlo Park, California
Ukrainian-American entrepreneur in the fields of space technology and information technology, an economist, public figure, investor, and philanthropist. Managing Partner at Silicon Valley-based Noosphere Ventures investment fund, and founder/co-founder of several American space companies, including: Firefly Aerospace, EOS Data Analytics, and EOS SAR.