Spring Art Show Judges

The Distinguished Judges for the GALA 2018 Spring Art Show

Tamar Russell Brown
Tamar Russell Brown’s background is in print design. Her father is a bookbinder and printer in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Tamar has a certificate in photography from Cumberland University in Tennessee, an associate degree in visual communication from Nashville State Technical Institute, a Bachelor of Arts in design from Rhode Island College and a year abroad at Budapesti Corvinus Egyetem in Budapest, Hungary. Tamar owns design studio Sitka Creations in Shirley and Gallery Sitka in downtown Fitchburg, MA.

Ann Capodagli
Ann Capodagli is lifelong Fine Artist and Art Educator. Ann works with a variety of mediums, concentrating in Watercolor Painting. Ann was a Visual Art Instructor in the Fitchburg Public Schools for 36 years, and presently owns The Boulder Art Gallery in the historic Upper Common, Fitchburg, MA. She has a BS in Education, and an MA in Creative Arts from Fitchburg State University.

Peter Laytin
Peter Laytin is a photographer and Professor of Communications Media, Digital Photography at Fitchburg State University. Peter has a MAH, SUNY-Buffalo BA, University of Wisconsin-Madison.