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The Association of International
Photography Art Dealers

41 East 11th Street, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10003
Tel: +1-646-926-1528

Executive Director

Lydia Melamed Johnson

Membership +
Show Manager

Irene Papaefthemiou


For press inquiries, please reach out to the team at ALMA.



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What is AIPAD?
AIPAD (The Association of International Photography Art Dealers) is a members organization representing a global group of galleries and independent dealers who present fine art photography and lens-based art.

Can I have someone look at my portfolio?
AIPAD is not involved in curating the artist rosters of the galleries and independent dealers who are AIPAD members. We recommend reviewing the artist submissions guidelines for specific galleries via their web presence.

How can I join AIPAD as a member?
Galleries and independent dealers who would like to join AIPAD should read about the process of becoming a member here. Please note that galleries and independent dealers applying must provide references to the Membership Committee by existing members.

What criteria are there for membership?
For Membership, please refer to the application itself here.

I would like to contact all of your members. Do you have a members contact list you can provide?
We do not provide a list of member contact email addresses, but most members do have an online presence with a listed contact email. If there is a promotional offer to be offered to our members, please submit it by email to

When is the 2025 fair?
The 2025 edition of The Photography Show presented by AIPAD will take place in Manhattan at the Park Avenue Armory. For more information, please visit our show page here. Stay tuned for updates on our next edition!

I am not a member gallery but would like to apply for my gallery’s participation in The Photography Show 2025. Where can I apply to be an exhibitor?
Please stay tuned on applications for non-member exhibitors.

How can I receive your newsletter?
Please click here to be added to AIPAD’s Mailing List.

Our organization or company would love to partner with AIPAD for The Photography Show 2025.
Please email if your organization/company would like to create a partnership or sponsorship with AIPAD for the next edition of the fair.

What is the contact for all press-related inquiries?
Please email

Are children allowed at The Photography Show 2025, and what is the cost of children’s tickets?
Yes! Children are welcome as long as they are accompanied by an adult. Children under the age of 12 do not need a ticket for entry to the fair.

Where can I find information for tickets, parking, and other fair-related information?
Please find Visitor Info here and please check back for updates.

Do you print a catalog for The Photography Show?
We no longer provide a printed catalog, but we will be showcasing Online Viewing Rooms for all exhibitors.

I am looking for an appraiser for a photograph or photography collection. Does AIPAD provide this service?
AIPAD does not provide appraisals but can recommend appraisers in the field. Please reach out to for more information.