Kathy Ryan is an American editor. She is picture editor of “The New York Times Magazine”, and has received the first annual Lucie Award for Picture Editor of the Year at the International Photography Awards in Los Angeles. In 1997 she was named Canon Picture Editor of the Year at the Visa Pour l’Image photojournalism festival in Perpignan, France.
Ryan has been a judge in a number of photography competitions and has chaired the American Photography Annual Jury. “The New York Times Magazine” has won awards from the Art Directors Club and the Society of Publication Designers and has reached first place in the Best Use of Photography category of the Pictures of the Year competition.