Egyptian state securityofficer surround A humanitarian lead convoy carrying Egyptian and non-Egyptian citizens of all ages to Rafah.

Egyptian state securityofficer surround A humanitarian lead convoy carrying Egyptian and non-Egyptian citizens of all ages to Rafah. 

Kim Badawi



American Photography 27 - Prolong Press - 2011 

Taqwacore: American Muslim PunkspowerHouseBooks - 2009 

25 UNDER 25: Up and Coming American Photographers -powerHouse Books -2008 

American Photography 23 - JL Publishing - 2007 

SHIFT- ICP Press –2006 


OBSCURA: Festival Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Finalist - 2013 

London Festival of Photography: Finalist – June 2012  

Lex van Rossen Award : Eurosonic Noorderslag Music Festival finalist. 2009.  

Duke University: Center for Documentary Studies: 25 UNDER 25: Up and Coming American Photographer Award. 2008 

Arab Media & Society Award for Best Photographer of the Year: 2007  

International Color Awards Masters Cup: Nominee, 2007. 

2007 Photo District News Annual: 2 entries. 2007. 

NLGJA Excellence in Photojournalism Awards. 2006: 2nd Place. 

Fellowships : 

French-American Foundation. Immigration Journalism Fellowship. Cairo, Egypt. 2012. 

Open Hands Initiative & GlobalPost 2011“ Covering a Revolution “. Journalism Fellowship. Cairo, Egypt. 2011. 



Ateliê da Imagem.Narrative Photography Workshops. Summer 2014. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 

Contemporary Image Collective. Photodocumentary-Journalism Workshop. Fall 2011. Cairo, Egypt 

NuVu Studio School. MIT, Seminar. Fall 2010. Cambridge, MA. USA. 

UNIRIO, Seminar. Undergrad. Summer 2010. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  

New York University, The Eye of the Photographer. Undergrad. Fall, 2009. New York CIty. USA. 



" Aledia Maracana- Urban Indios" Obscura Photo Festival Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Finalist - 2013 

”Now Babylon" – Group show. Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. Humlebæk, Denmark. January 2014 

“Avatars” : Solo show. Gallerie Rauchfeld. Paris Photo. Paris, France 2012 

“Cairo Open City”. Group Show.The Museum for Photography Braunscheig, Germany, 2012. 


London Festival of Photography Finalists, London, England – June 2012  

RGB. TownHouse Gallery. Cairo, Egypt 2011. 

Periscopio Photojournalism Festival 2011. Featured Photographer. Vitoria, Spain 

Popview 2010. Noorderlicht Photogallery. Groningen, Holland. 2010. 

Solo Exhibit. Henry Street Settlement: Abrons Arts Center: New York, NY. 2010. 

Prospect. 509 Main Gallery. Sundance Film Festival. UT. 2009. 

" The Taqwacores " powerHouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY. 2009. 

“Sounds of Freedom” Grammy Museum, Los Angeles, CA. 2008. Permanant Collection. 

“En Foco” Artmosphera, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 2008. 

“Transitions” Tisch Gulf+Western Gallery, New York, NY. 2008 

“Case of Conscience”, commissioned works for Queens Museum of Art, New York, NY. 2008. 

“Diversity of Devotions” Brooklyn Public Library. New York 2008 

“In” Contemporary Image Collective. Cairo Egypt.2007 

"Tourism Captured." Thessaloniki: Photo Bienalle Greece 2007. 

”Shift” International Center of Photography, 2006 

”Unreal 2005”. White Couch, (traveling exhibit ) 2005. 

”Stoned-Mask Series” . Xanadu, Soho, NYC 2004. 

“Of Minor Consequence” Chelsea Market, Chelsea, NYC 2004. 

“The Wild Bunch”. White Box Annex. Chelsea, NYC, 2003. 

“Imperial Show”. Gobus Space. Soho.. NYC. 2002. 

“Reactions”. Exit Art. Washington DC, 2001. 

“Mask Show”. Art Directors Club. NYC,2001.