Tanya Habjouqa

Rome, Italy ILEX Gallery

Tanya Habjouqa (b. 1975, Jordan, ) received degrees from the University of London, SOAS and the University of North Texas. She is the author of an acclaimed monograph Occupied Pleasures, heralded by TIME magazine and the Smithsonian as one of the best photo books of 2015.

Her work has been recognized with awards from Magnum Foundation, World Press Photo, Prince Claus Foundation and  Arab Fund for Arts and Culture. She has exhibited in more than 100 venues including MFA in Boston, and NMWA. Her work is in various public collections including MFA, Boston, Institute du Monde Arab and Carnegie Museum of Art.