Raphaëlle Stopin is a curator and an art critic. For the past ten years, she has been curator in charge of the photographic section for the Hyères festival, bringing together established artists and avant-garde creations. She has notably served as guest curator at The Photographers’ Gallery in London, the Mexican Photography Biennial, UltraLounge Selfridges and the FNAC Photo Galleries. She is also art director for "ArtLigue" (artligue.fr), a website and Paris gallery dedicated to art editions. Her publications include prefaces to the works of Charles Fréger, Grégoire Alexandre, Joël Tettamanti, Mathieu Bernard-Reymond, Loan Nguyen, Melvin Sokolsky, Cyrille Weiner, Laura Henno and many more. She is a graduate in Art History from the Sorbonne.