Village of Aquila, Abruzze, Italy, 1951 © Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos


Kristen van Riel, President

Serge Toubiana, Vice-president

Mélanie Cartier-Bresson

François Voss

Julien Lauter, Secretary

Tatyana Franck, Treasurer 

Jean-Yves Bobe, Ministry of Culture

Christian Vieaux, Ministry of National Education

Bruno Julliard, in charge of Cultural Affairs, City of Paris 

Philippe Poirier, Ministry of Internal Affairs

Anne Cartier-Bresson, Curator and Director, Atelier de Restauration et de Conservation des Photographies de la Ville de Paris

Sylviane de Decker, Historian of photography

The Foundation has been recognized by government decree and published in the Journal Officiel of March 11th, 2002.


Advisory Board

An Advisory Board of renowned and respected professionals has been named to work hand in hand with the Board of Directors. Members include:

Jean Clair

Eric Franck, Photography and Contemporary Art Dealer, Eric Franck Fine Arts, London

Leonard Gianadda, Director of the Pierre Gianadda Foundation, Martigny, Switzerland

Jean-Paul Oberthur, Lawyer

Marc Riboud, Independent photographer

Robert Delpire, Publisher

Helen Wright, Representation for Henri Cartier-Bresson, North and South America

Abude Omar

Pierre RocheloisNotary

Sam Stourdzé, Director, Les Rencontres d’Arles