AIPAD Names Catherine Edelman President, Selects New Officers, Board Members

Edelman. (Courtesy AIPAD)

The Association of International Photography Art Dealers, a k a AIPAD, has elected Catherine Edelman, of Chicago’s Catherine Edelman Gallery, to be its next president. She will serve for two years, beginning Jan. 1, 2013. Toronto dealer Stephen Bulger currently serves as president.

AIPAD, which has some 120 gallery members and organizes the annual AIPAD Photography Show in April at the Park Avenue Armory, also elected new officers and board members. Many hail from New York.

The complete list of officers who will serve with Ms. Edelman:

– Kraige Block, of Throckmorton Fine Art, New York, as first vice president,
– Roland Baron, of Gallery 19/21, Guilford, Conn., as second vice president,
– Susan Herzig, of Paul M. Hertzmann, Inc., San Francisco, as treasurer, and
– Steven Kasher, of Steven Kasher Gallery, New York, as secretary.

The new board members are as follows:

– Kim Bourus, of Higher Pictures, New York,
– Missy Finger, of PDNB Gallery, Dallas,
– Charles Hartman, of Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland, Ore.,
– James Hyman, of James Hyman Photography, London, and
– Robert Morat, of Robert Morat Galerie, Hamburg, Germany