Holly Roussell Perret-Gentil is an associate curator, museologist, and art historian specialising in photography and contemporary art from Asia based in Switzerland and Suzhou, China. She also has served as coordinator of the worldwide travelling exhibitions program and photography prize, the Prix Elysée, for the Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne since 2013.
Major curatorial projects include working as assistant curator to William Ewing on the 21st century survey of landscape photography, Landmark: The Fields of Landscape Photography, and the accompanying publication (Thames & Hudson, 2014). She was later co-curator of the Chinese photography exhibition, Works in Progress: Photography in China 2015, presented at the Folkwang Museum in Essen and associate curator of reGeneration3 for the Musée de l’Elysée and Lishui Photography Festival .
Holly Roussell is a regular expert to international portfolio reviews and has contributed as author to exhibition catalogues and magazines on photography. Recent publications include the Dictionary of Photography (Thames & Hudson, 2015), and Prix Elysée Nominees’ Book (Editions Photosynthèses/ Musée de l’Elysée, 2017) and Jehsong Baak, One Last Goodbye (Wonderlust Press, 2016).