British, born 1961
Nadav Kander was born in Israel. He grew up in South Africa and moved to London in the 80s and is a regular contributor to The New York Times Magazine, Dazed & Confused, Another Man, Rolling Stone Magazine, and The Sunday Times Magazine. Recent commissions include campaigns for Adidas, Dell, Levis, Rolex, Absolut, Stella Artois, Samsung, Puma, Nike.
Nadav Kander has won numerous awards from the D&AD and the John Kobal Foundation in the UK; Epica in Europe and the Art Director’s Club and IPA in the USA. He was awarded the Royal Photographic Society’s ‘Terence Donovan’ Award in 2002 and selected for the National Portrait Gallery Photographic Portrait Prize Exhibitions in 2005 and 2007. He’s also recently been awarded the Silver Photographer of the Year Award at the Lianzhou International Photo Festival 08 in China.
Nadav’s work forms part of the public collection at the National Portrait Gallery and the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. In 2005 his show, Keep Your Distance, appeared at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris.