2023 100% Pure Florida juried exhibition Awards Judge

J. Marshall Adams

We are excited to announce our Awards Judge for our 17th Annual juried exhibition, 100% Pure Florida.
J. Marshall Adams is the Executive Director of the A.E. Backus Museum & Gallery in Historic Downtown Fort Pierce, Florida, where he has been contributing to the cultural wealth of our region since 2017. He brings more than 25 years of museum experience to his role and has been recognized statewide and nationally for his work. He was previously the Director of Education at the Vero Beach Museum of Art, the Director of Education & Exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, and the Head of School Programs at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta. He has a Master’s in Museum Education from Bank Street College of Education in New York, and a Bachelor’s in Studio Art from Tulane University in New Orleans. 

Once the artists are notified, the accepted works are delivered, and the show is hung… Mr. Adams will visit the gallery and pick the award winners. We are very excited to have art professional with J. Marshall Adam’s credentials to choose our award winners.