Annie Sebel
Annie Sebel is the Editor or Yen magazine. She has worked across a variety of fields in the magazine publishing world (music, movies, gossip and kids) before finding her home at Yen. She is excited to see the Yen Art Awards return for a fourth year and see its huge growth as it celebrates the wealth of female talent in the arts.
Emma Motion
Emma Motion is the Art Director of Yen magazine and is responsible for Yen's overall look and feel, and each issue she also searches out the best female talent to be our featured Guest Artist and Guest Photographer.
Nick Doring
Nick's photography and illustration work have been exhibited internationally. Having worked with some of the world's leading brands, Nick (of emerging creative agency and) has most recently been working locally with STAEDTLER, sponsor of the awards. Nick is looking forward to another wave of inspiring work from the abundance of Australian talent.
Elizbeth McCrystal and Talia Smith
Gaffa Co-Curatorial Managers
Elizabeth McCrystal and Talia Smith are the full time curatorial team at Gaffa, an independent artist-run gallery in the Sydney CBD. In addition to their Gaffa roles they are practicing artists. Both use photography, installation and video to explore their conceptual ideas. Elizabeth's interests involve people and the theoretical framework of the human condition. While, Talia examines our relationship to the landscape and how we occupy it.