The AP34 and AI37 juries will meet in New York City to select this year's winning images. 

American Photography 34 Jury


Roxanne Behr

Senior Photo Editor, New York Magazine

Roxanne Behr is the Senior Photo Editor at New York Magazine. She received her BA at Bard College. 



Siobhán Bohnacker

Senior Photo Editor, The New Yorker

Siobhán Bohnacker is a Senior Photo Editor at The New Yorker, where she commissions original photography for the magazine, and curates on photography for

Prior to joining The New Yorker, she worked as a Photo Editor at The New York Times Magazine and from 2009-2012, worked with NGO’s and non-profits, as well as advertising clients, on the production of high-profile portfolios and campaigns. She has served as on-set producer on over 200 photo shoots, most notably, at The White House, for “Going The Distance”, David Remnick’s profile of President Barack Obama (2014), and “Portraits Of Power”, an ASME-winning portfolio of 56 heads of state, photographed at the United Nations and published in The New Yorker in 2009. International on-set production work includes projects in Africa, Palestine, Israel, the Thai-Burma border and Europe. 

A Fellow of The Royal Society of The Arts, Siobhán has been a guest lecturer at the photography programs at Yale, The Cooper Union and the School of Visual Arts, and has served on the jury for numerous international photo contests. She is a graduate of Central Saint Martins, London.


Todd Heughens

Creative Director/SVP Print Design, FX Networks

As head of the Print Design department at FX Networks in Los Angeles, Todd acts as creative director for all still imagery created for FX, FXX and FXM. He oversees development of all key art and art directs the key art and gallery photo shoots for the networks. Working with some of the best photographers in the business today is the unquestionable highlight of his job. Prior to Todd’s tenure at FX, he worked as a graphic designer at Stasi Advertising and then as an art director and designer at Showtime Network in New York City. He studied at the University of Cincinnati and New York’s School of Visual Arts.



Andrew Katz

Deputy Director of Multimedia, TIME

Andrew Katz is TIME’s Deputy Director of Multimedia, overseeing international photography and helping to manage visual coverage. This is a print-digital-social role that involves assigning photographers around the world, producing cross-platform visual features and curating the @time Instagram feed. Since 2012, he has worked in all corners of the TIME newsroom: as a reporter, homepage editor, news editor and international multimedia editor. In 2015, he briefly served as the foreign and national security digital editor at the Washington Post. He is a 2012 graduate of Columbia Journalism School.



Chelsea Matiash

Senior Photo Editor, The Intercept

Chelsea Matiash is The Intercept’s Senior Photo Editor and holds a seat on the executive board of directors at the National Press Photographers Association. Previously, she was the deputy multimedia editor at TIME magazine, a photo editor at the Wall Street Journal and a photo editor at the Associated Press. Chelsea volunteers with photography organizations including the Eddie Adams Workshop and Women Photograph. She has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami, where she was editor in chief of the Miami Hurricane.



Krista Prestek

Visuals Director, GQ and GQ Style

Krista Prestek is the Director of Visuals at GQ and GQStyle, and oversees photography and original video for both brands. During her time with GQ, it has won ASME awards for Photography and General Excellence, Society of Publication Designers (SPD) awards for Photography, Cover, and Magazine of the Year, and nominations from both ASME and SPD in the video category. Krista is also a contributing expert on photography for the masterclass program Mastered, is on the Board of Directors of SPD, and has held editorships at Details and Black Book. She lives in Sunset Park, Brooklyn with her husband and two children but is still a West Coaster at heart.



Matt Willey

Art Director, The New York Times Magazine

Matt is the art director of The New York Times Magazine. He is a co-founder of both Port Magazine (2011) and Avaunt Magazine (2015). In 2014 he was named ‘Designer of the Year’ by Creative Review, and was elected as a member of the Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI) in 2015. Matt lives in Brooklyn with his wife and two children. 


Top row: Roxanne Behr, Siobhan Bohnacker, Todd Heughens, Andrew Katz. Bottom row: Chelsea Matiash, Krista Prestek, Matt Willey

AI-AP Committee

Kathy Ryan, The New York Times Magazine, Chair Emeritus
Fred Woodward, GQ, Chair Emeritus
Mark Heflin, Director

AI-AP Founding Committee 1982
Edward Booth Clibborn
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Julien Allen, Artist/Illustrator
Marshall Arisman, Artist/Illustrator, SVA MFA Program
Sue Coe, Artist/Illustrator
Mark Crawford, Time Capsul
Steven Heller, The New York Times Book Review
Nigel Holmes, Time
Linda Johnson, Tonight
Robert Priest, Esquire
Mary Shanahan, Rolling Stone