N’Goné Fall is an independent curator, art critic, and consultant in cultural engineering. A graduate of the École Spéciale d’Architecture in Paris, she was the editorial director of the Paris-based contemporary African art magazine Revue Noire from 1994 to 2001, and editor of numerous 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.
She has curated exhibitions in Africa, Europe, and the United States. She was one of the curators of the African photography biennale in Bamako, Mali, in 2001 and a guest curator at the 2002 Dakar Biennale in Senegal. As a consultant in cultural engineering, she is the author of strategic plans, orientation programs, and evaluation reports for Senegalese and international cultural institutions. She is an instructor at the Senghor University in Alexandria, Egypt, and teaches curatorial process, communications strategy, and methodology in the department of cultural industries. Fall is also a founding member of the Dakar-based collective, GawLab, a platform for research and production in the field of new media and visual arts.