Scanno, 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 

Marion Hilsen, Ministry of Culture

Christian Vieaux, Ministry of National Education

Christophe Girard, in charge of Cultural Affairs, City of Paris 

Philippe Poirier, Ministry of Internal Affairs

Anne Cartier-Bresson, Curator, Patrimoine 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

Clément Chéroux, Senior Curator of Photography, SFMOMA, United States

Alexis Fabry, Curator and Publisher

Abude Omar

Pierre RocheloisNotary

Sam Stourdzé, Director, Les Rencontres d’Arles