2013 Infinity Award: Trustee
Patricia Schoenfeld was born and raised in New York City and has had a long and varied career in the visual and performing arts. As an accomplished ceramic artist, her work is included in many private collections and has been exhibited in many East Coast galleries. In 1974, she began working with Cornell Capa to establish the International Center of Photography. As a founding staff member of ICP, she launched the book store and the publications department, began the membership and intern programs, and assisted with public relations and corporate memberships. After working at ICP for eight years, she joined ABC Video Enterprises where she helped inaugurate the ARTS cable service. Upon her retirement in 1987, she joined the ICP Board of Trustees where she and other Board members helped develop ICP into the organization it is today.