Below is the list of confirmed jurors for the upcoming competition. This international panel of esteemed individuals are leaders in their fields. They were chosen because we believe they will offer a truly interdisciplinary approach to the judging process with the highest standards. We are delighted and honored to have them involved with the Land Art Generator Initiative.

Interdisciplinary Arts

Jennifer Leonard
Interdisciplinary Project Leader at IDEO
Co-author of Massive Change (with Bruce Mau)

Jeanette Ingberman
Co-Founder/Director, Exit Art, NYC

Lauren Rosati
Assistant Curator, Exit Art, NYC

Jonah Brucker-Cohen
Researcher, artist and fellow in the Disruptive Design Team of the NTRG
Adjunct Assistant Professor of communications at NYU’s ITP

Jenna Didier & Oliver Hess
Directors, Materials & Applications (, architecture and landscape research
principals, Didier Hess (, public art studio.


Brett Steele
Director of the Architectural Association School of Architecture and AA Publications, London

Alice Chan
Manager of Architecture Masdar City, Abu Dhabi

Christopher Prelitz
Chief Sustainability Officer
New Leaf America, Inc., Laguna Beach, California

Urban Planning

Lukáš Sokol
Architect and Urban Planner at the Urban Planning Council (UPC) of Abu Dhabi


Georgeta Vidican, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi


Beth Carruthers
Independent Curator
Consultant, Arts and Sustainability Instructor, Critical & Cultural Studies – Continuing Studies, Emily Carr University, Vancouver

Sustainable Development

Dr. Mohamed H. Newera, P.E., MBA
Masdar Delivery and Design Divisions Director, Abu Dhabi

Reuben Andrews
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), Dubai

Architectural Journalism

Michiel van Raaij
Editor Eikongraphia, Publisher