Ofir Barak was born in Jerusalem, Israel, in 1982. In 2011, he completed his B.A. in humanities (Major in arts, and history). In 2014, after spending some time abroad, he returned to his hometown Jerusalem in order to photograph a multi-layered project that would display the city and its people through his eyes.
Group exhibition | Art festival – days of jerusalem | Plzeň, Czech Republic.
Permanent display | Great Synagogue | Plzeň, Czech Republic.
Finalist | Next Photographer Award 2017 | D&ad
Single image Winner | Magnum Photography Awards 2016 | Street category, Lensculture .
Honorable mention | CDS documentary photography committee | Duke university, Nc, Usa.
Series winner | Lens culture street photography 2015 awards | Online publication.
Honorable mention | Moscow international photo award 2015 | Moscow, Russia.