Judging Process

Judging Process

The judging process is carried out by a panel of independent judges. The judging panel for the 67th Texaco Children’s Art Competition includes:-

  • Professor Declan McGonagle - Former Director of the National College of Art and Design (NCAD), Dublin

  • Dr. Denise Ferran - Artist & Art Historian, Former President of the Royal Ulster Academy (RUA)

  • Mr. Eoin Butler - Artist & Lecturer in the Visual Arts

  • Mr. Seán Kissane - Curator: Exhibitions, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin

  • Ms. Aoife Ruane - Director, Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery, Drogheda

  • Ms. Colleen Watters - Head of Learning & Partnership, Ulster Museum, Belfast
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Dr. Denise Ferran
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Eoin Butler
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Sean Kissane


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Aoife Ruane 
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Colleen Watters


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 Our Panel Of Preliminary Judges 2021