The Soul of the Photo Collector

I hope everyone saw this article about photography when it appeared last week, but you might have missed it since it was Home section of the New York Times. I was happy that American Photo got a mention in the lead—and happier to read the full profile of Jen Bekman, whose Manhattan gallery and online marketing savvy made her one of our Innovators of the Year in 2006. Nominally, the Times story is about living with art. In reality, it’s a fascinating journey into the soul of a collector.The photo

I hope everyone saw this article about photography when it appeared last week, but you might have missed it since it was in the House & Home section of the New York Times. I was happy that American Photo got a mention in the lead—and happier to read the full profile of Jen Bekman, whose Manhattan gallery and online marketing savvy made her one of our Innovators of the Year in 2006. Nominally, the Times story is about living with art. In reality, it's a fascinating journey into the soul of a collector.The photo of Bekman is by Gabriele Stabile. —David Schonauer