Benjamin Kanarek

Fashion
Paris

Clients:
VOGUE China, VOGUE Mexico, VOGUE Portugal, VOGUE Brazil, VOGUE Paris, VOGUE Italia, Harper’s BAZAAR China, Harper’s BAZAAR en Español, Harper’s BAZAAR Hong Kong, Harper’s BAZAAR Turkey, ELLE Canada, ELLE Québec, ELLE Hong Kong, ELLE Mexico, ELLE Spain, ELLE Portugal, GLAMOUR Italia, GLAMOUR France, GRAZIA Italy, GRAZIA Russia, FASHION Magazine, FLARE, L’OFFICIEL Paris, MADAME FIGARO, NEW YORK TIMES Magazine, SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST,W, WWD…

Born in Toronto, Canada where he grew up, Benjamin started his career as an architect and eventually fell in love with fashion photography. Benjamin has lived in Toronto, New York, Los Angeles, Milan and Paris.

He has worked for magazines the likes of Harper’s BAZAAR, VOGUE, GLAMOUR, ELLE, etc… He has consulted as a Creative Director for world-wide agencies and clients.

“Benjamin Kanarek’s photographic style can go from extremely sparse and graphic to story telling, cinematic and narrative. He is renowned for his innovative mastering of light.”

Benjamin has had the privilege to work with some of the iconic classic supermodels like Kim Alexis, Elle MacPherson, Bitten Knudsen, Brooke Shields, Angie Everhart, Laetitia Firmin-Didot, Kelly Lebrock, Roberta Chirko, Carol Alt, Helena Christensen, Kirsten Owen, Karen Mulder, Adriana Sklenarikova Karembeu, Janice Dickinson and recently with Sasha Luss, Janice Alida, Sabrina Ioffreda, Hanaa Ben Abdesslem, Daniela De Jesus Cosio, Du Juan, Alexandra Richards, Lydia Hearst, Irina Lazareanu, Daisy Lowe and Actresses Mischa Barton, James Bond Girl Bérénice Marlohe, Andie MacDowell, Carole Bouquet, Julie Delpy, Vahina Giocante, Joséphine de la Baume, Marie-Ange Casta, Gwei Lun Mei…

EXHIBITIONS

1. « Les Rencontres d’Arles » in 1989.

2. Most recently at “La Santa BAC!” in Barcelona in 2006 “Antifashionsystem2”and 2008 “Réveille-toi”.

3. And every year since 2005 at “Le Festival International de la Photographie de Mode” in Cannes.