Susan Aurinko

Susan Aurinko

Freelance / Independent Curator

Susan Aurinko, a photographer and curator, has shown her work in France, Italy, and India, as well as in the US. Her exhibition about India, entitled STILL POINT INDIA, opened at ThinkArt Gallery in Chicago, was shown at Kriti Gallery in Varanasi India in February 2013, and is available as a book of the same name.  In 2007, the proposed cover image for the book STILL POINT INDIA won both a jury Honorable Mention and a Public Choice Prize from Px3 in Paris.  Aurinko’s work appears on many book covers, including The Stranger Among UsArielScar TissueSlut Lullabies, and Bound and Broken, and four of her photographs are included in the Museum of Contemporary Photography’s permanent collection.  In addition, many of her images hang in private collections in France, Italy, India, the UK, Monaco, and across the US.  In July of 2017, Aurinko’s Searching for Jehanne – The Joan of Arc Project will open as a solo exhibition at LUMA (Loyola University Museum of Art) on Michigan Avenue, with plans to travel it from there after its closing in October.

Past Jury

Bernard Utudjian

Bernard Utudjian Galerie Polaris

Christine Ollier

Christine Ollier Filles du Calvaire

Françoise Paviot Vermès

Françoise Paviot Galerie Françoise Paviot

Jean-François Camp

Jean Francois Camp Espace Dupon

Patricia Lanza

Patricia Lanza Annenberg Space for Photography

Patrick Kahn

Patrick Kahn SNAP! photo festival

Rebecca McClelland

Rebecca McClelland New Statesman Magazine

Tatiana Kurtanova

Tatiana Kurtanova Journal of Portfolio / FotoLoft Gallery

Viviane Esders

Viviane Esders Expert près la Cour d'Appel de Paris