About the Juror


Phillip Shore, Sculptor, Department Chair and Professor of Sculpture, University of Dallas in Irving, Texas

Sculptor Phillip Shore is a Professor of Art at the University of Dallas in Irving, Texas. Mr. Shore received his MFA from the University of Notre Dame and his BFA from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. Sue Greenwood Fine Art in Laguna Beach, CA and Judy Ferrara Gallery in Three Oaks, MI represent his work. Mr. Shore has exhibited extensively throughout the United States including solo exhibits at the Wichita Falls Museum of Art at Midwestern State University, Longview Museum of Fine Arts and an upcoming Exhibit at The Butler Institute for American Art. He has received grants from the Michigan Council for the Arts, USIA/Arts America, and two Haggar Scholar Awards from the University of Dallas. He has attended residencies and symposia both nationally and internationally.

Shore’s sculptures are included in many public and private collections including:

  • Longview Museum of Fine Arts, Longview, Texas
  • Racine Museum of Art, Racine, Wisconsin
  • Chicago Park District, Palmer Park, Chicago, Illinois
  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit, Dallas, Texas
  • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
  • City of Fort Smith, Arkansas
  • Rustavi International Sculpture Park, Rustavi, Republic of Georgia
  • Akin, Gump P.C., Dallas, Texas