N’Goné Fall graduated from the École Spéciale d'Architecture in Paris. She is an independent curator, an essayist and a consultant in cultural policies. She has been the editorial director of the Paris-based contemporary African art magazine Revue Noire from 1994 to 2001. She edited books on contemporary visual arts and photography in Africa including An Anthology of African Art: The Twentieth Century, Photographers from Kinshasa and Anthology of African and Indian Ocean Photography: a century of African photographers. Fall curated exhibitions in Africa, Europe and USA. She was one of the curators of the African photography biennale in Bamako in 2001 and a guest curator of the 2002 Dakar biennale. As a consultant in cultural policies she is the author of strategic plans, orientation programs and evaluation reports for Senegalese and international cultural institutions. Fall is an associate professor at the Senghor University in Alexandria, Egypt (master department of cultural industries). She is also a founding member of the Dakar-based collective GawLab, a platform of research and production in the field of technology applied to artistic creativity.