The Showcase

A showcase for visual artists from New Jersey

5th Edition of Art Fair 14C
October 12 – 15, 2023
The CRRNJ Terminal Building
Liberty State Park
Jersey City NJ

The Showcase


5th Edition Art Fair 14C Showcase

ShinYoung An | Woodland Park

Christine Barney | Jersey City (also 2020, 2021)

Kathleen Beausoleil | Fair Haven (also 2022)

Melody S. Boone | South Orange

Gail M Boykewich | Maplewood (also 2022)

Kirkland Bray | Jersey City

Paul Ching-Bor | Jersey City (also 2021)

Tim Daly | Hoboken (also 2020, 2021)

John DiLorenzo | South Orange

DISTORT | Jersey City (also 2022)

Susan Evans Grove | Jersey City

Ben Fine | Jersey City (also 2021)

Alexis Herman | Little Silver

Valerie Huhn | Flemington (also 2021, 2022)

Eileen Kennedy | Toms River

Bong Jung Kim | Dumont

Robert Kogge | Jersey City (1953-2023)

Wendy Letven | Clifton (also 2022) | 2023 Judges Prize

Tasha Lewis | Morristown

Megan Maloy | Jersey City

Jennifer Martinez | Jersey City

Kirk Maynard | Orange (also 2021, 2022)

Kevin McCaffrey | Weehawken

alissa neglia | Jersey City

Olga Nenazhivina | Edgewater

Deborah Pohl | Hoboken (also 2022)

Clarence Rich | Hampton

Teena Soni | Somerset (also 2022)

Fabricio Suarez | Jersey City (also 2021)

Josh Urso | Jersey City

Ann Vollum | South Orange (also 2022)

Joe Waks | Bayonne

Kimberly Witham | Glen Gardner


Thank you to our 2023 panel of judges!

David Baskin – an acclaimed artist who was one of the original members of the Brooklyn-based non-profit art organization Smack Mellon. His one-person exhibitions include Freight+Volume Gallery, NYC; Sculpture Center, NYC; Arts Brookfield, Grace Building Lobby, NYC ; Ingalls & Assoc., Miami, Fl and Black and White Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Selected group exhibitions include the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY; Marianne Boesky Gallery, NYC; Grassi Museum, Leipzig, Germany. Honors and awards include Dieu Donne Fellowship; NYC; McDowell Fellowship, NH; Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Yaddo Fellowship, NY.

Baskin has taught at the Cooper Union School of Art, New York Institute of Technology and was a visiting critic at the School of Visual Arts, NYC; Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, University of Buffalo, NY and University of Nebraska- Lincoln.

You can read about his most recent show at

Nina Kong-Surtees – the brains behind smART Advisory, Kong-Surtees is a creative, entrepreneurial, and collaborative Art Legacy Advisor with 20 years of experience in the art, design, tech, and luxury industries. She wore many colorful hats while developing legacy plans, art collection management, and business strategies for artists at renowned artist-endowed estates/foundations, non-profit art centers, art galleries, and museums, including the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Morgan Library & Museum, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

In addition to her extensive experience as an art educator and advisor, Kong-Surtees focuses on the intersection between fine arts and technology as a mentor and collaborator on Web3 platforms to cultivate the next generation of thriving artists.

Jen Wallace – as co-founder of nAscent Art New York, Wallace has led the success of nAscent’s project development and art direction. In her role, Wallace helps clients acquire fine art for leading hotels around the world, select corporate offices, and significant building lobbies.

A multifaceted arts professional, Wallace has also produced dozens of exhibitions and events viewed by hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers, speaks on panels to discuss art and artists. She also consults galleries, individuals, institutions, and organizations on artists trending in the marketplace.

diverse. exciting. new jersey.

the 2023 judges


Exhibitors are selected by a panel from the Art Fair 14C Advisory Board and staff

the Showcase

David Baskin | Artist 

Nina Kong-Surtees | smART Advisory

Jen Wallace | nAscent Art New York 

Applications are judged solely on the quality of the artwork submitted for consideration and judges score each application on a scale of 1 to 10.

Showcase applications are scored on both creativity/originality and skill/technique.