Tatyana Franck

Tatyana Franck is the President of the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) since 2022. Her mission is to promote the French language and francophone cultures. Tatyana Franck was previously the Executive Director of the Photo Elysée museum in Lausanne from 2015 to 2022, one of the world’s largest photography museums, where she oversaw the construction of a new building to house the collections. Prior to this, Tatyana Franck was in charge of the Claude Picasso Archives in Paris and Geneva. She also oversaw major photographic collections, including the David Douglas Duncan Fund. She continues to curate numerous international exhibitions, including Jan Groover Laboratoire des formes, to name but the most recent. She sits on the boards of several internationally renowned cultural institutions, including the Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, the Fondation Art Explora and the Musée du Jeu de Paume. Tatyana Franck holds a Bachelor’s degree in Art History, a Master’s degree in Business Law, a Master’s degree in Art Market Law and an EMBA Global-Asia (Columbia Business School / London Business School / Hong Kong University).