Pat Bates & Associates represents a select roster of exceptional artistic talent on advertising, commercial, editorial, and publishing projects. Founded in 1993, the agency has established a track record for bringing photographers and stylists into their heydays in an ever-changing industry as well as for visually telling a brand’s story in relevant and unique ways. Pat Bates & Associates seeks out and connects individuals who believe in elevating a photograph to an experience, cultivating a trusting relationship between a brand and its customers, and the importance of exploration, discovery, and novelty. At Pat Bates & Associates, we are personal, we are authentic, and we are original. “It’s the bridges between people that generate value, and bridges are built by art. ” -Seth Godin