Stephan Peleman is a photographer. Since 1993 he works for various newspapers (De Morgen, Gazet Van Antwerpen, Het Laatste Nieuws) and magazines (Bonanza, Weekend Knack, P Magazine, Humo).
He was image editor for the publication Contradicties. Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen 2013-1663 and Contradictions & Propositions. In 2015 he curated the exhibition Andere Tijden: Het Conscienceplein, bakermat voor andere tijden? Alternatief Antwerpen anno '68.
Peleman has a special interest in Belgian postwar art and furniture design and developed an expertise in this domain. He is currently preparing a portrait series that features the Belgian art scene in the period 1940-1980.