Enri Canaj

Freelance photographer

Address: , Athens, Greece, 

Tel. (+30) 6946229497

E-mail: enricanaj66@gmail.com


  • Leica Academy, School of Photography

Associate’s Degree in Photography, Athens, Greece, 2001-2004

  • City Street, a British Council photography workshop with Nikos Economopoulos, a Magnum photographer,

  • Athens, Greece , 2007

Grand Award

 My work  THE WIND CRIES WAR the Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation Grand 2016.

 My work THE WIND CRIES WAR Awards LUMIX Festival for Young Photojournalism 2016

_Finalist and Best 25 Visual Storytellers for 2014

_Winner of the ongoing JGS Photography Contest, 1st quarter 2013

Exhibited my work

Museum of Contemporary Art of Thessaloniki personal exhibition (“In a Sharpe of Frame”,)

Museum of Photography Thesaloniki Greece 2016.

Benaki Museum Athens Greece 2016.

Photolux  Festival in Luca Italy 2016.

Phest  Monopoli Bari Italy 2016.

HANOVER LUMIX Festival 2016

Personal Exhibition Parallel Ways at SpazioReale Switzerland 2016.

BOZAR Center for Fine Arts 2014

-Bursa Foto Fest in Turkey 2015.

Doku Fest in Kosovo 2015.

Foto Art Festival in Poland 2015.

-The Athens Photo Festival, Athens, Greece. 2013

-The Cultural Foundation of the National Bank of Greece, Athens and Salonica 2008

-Bilgi Santral, Istanbul, Turkey, 2008

-The European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium, 2009

-The Athens Photo Festival, Athens, Greece, 2009

  • Published my work in international print and online publications:

• Time Magazine Lightbox , CNN Photo Blogs , New York Magazine, 

The Financial Time, MSNBC Photography,Vice Magazine, Courrier international ,

Newsweek, Paris Match, Le monde Diplomatique , Wall street journal.


Albanian, Greek, English