Annie Sakkab is a photojournalist and social documentary photographer who lives in Toronto. Born in Jordan, she has worked and resided in London, Rome, Dubai and Amman. Her documentary practice investigates socio-cultural issues and questions of identity, and seeks to raise awareness on experiences of exile, uprooting, and displacement among marginalized groups. An honours graduate in Fine Art and Graphic Design, Sakkab’s photographs have been exhibited in Canada as well as abroad. Her work Non-spaces (1993) is part of the collection of the National Gallery in Amman, Jordan. Her recent series, Projections -  Ghosts of Dubai’s Boom  (2010), was exhibited in a featured group exhibition in the 2013 Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival in Toronto, Ontario.

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