Libby Pratt (left) and Michi Jigarjian. Photo: Matthew Placek

Contributor Sarah Schmerler speaks to Libby Pratt and Michi Jigarjian, director and president of the board, respectively, of Baxter Street at the Camera Club of New York. The two met in graduate school at ICP-Bard, where, says Jigarjian, “We took the advice of our professor, Nayland Blake … [who] stressed the importance of conversation and community.”