- Najib Joe Hakim
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Najib Joe Hakim works as a freelance photographer and photojournalist in San Francisco. His work has been published in Life, Parenting, GQ, Wine & Spirits, Metropolitan Home as well as other national and regional magazines and newspapers.
He recently recieved grants from the SF Arts Commission and the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture for his current project: Home Away from Home: Palestinians in America. In 2007, Hakim was nominated for a US Artist Fellowship. His work has won numerous other awards including Best Photo Essay from the Cal. Newspaper Publishers Assoc., Photo of the Year twice by Peninsula Press Club, Best Portrait and Best Feature Photo awards from the East Bay Press Club.
He has exhibited his personal work in San Francisco, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, The Center for Fine Art Photography in Ft. Collins, CO, The Vermont Photo Place Gallery, India and Vietnam.