jordi peqJordi Cohen is a documentary photographer based in Barcelona. Born in Manresa, Spain. With a Medical background, he has worked for twenty years in the health sector in Spain, Latin America and Africa. Make fundamentally social reports. His work attempts to convey emotions linked to cultural aspects of different countries and civilizations. NGO Contributor AIDNOH (Haiti), Agua de Coco (Madagascar) and Cafebabel (Digital European magazine).

Has exhibited his work in Europe and America, to highlight San Diego Art Institute, CEH “Manege” St. Petersburg, Royal Geographical Society of London, Gallería Hector Garcia of Mexico City, International Festival of Social Photography in Sarcelles (France), Couvent des Minimes of Perpignan, Complejo el Águila Exhibition Hall of Madrid.

Has published in European and American media (Sunday Telegraph, CNN Blog, Leica Magazine, La Vanguardia, El Periódico, Photo France, XL Semanal, Piel de Foto, Chasseur d’Images y FotoMagazin Germany)

Main Awards

2017 - Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, US. Sports Picture Story. 1st Prize.
2017 - Pictures of the Year International Latin America, Sports series. Honorable Mention.
2017 - Black&White International Award, Rome. Honorable Mention.
2017 - Moscow International Foto Awards, Sports. 3rd Prize.
2016 - Tokyo International Foto Awards, Sports. 3rd Prize
2016 - Moscow International Foto Awards, People. 1st Prize.
2016 - Moscow International Foto Awards, Events. 1st Prize.
2015 - Humanity Photography Awards, Festivities. Jury Special Award.
2014 - Month of Photography Los Angeles, US. Honorable Mention2014 - China international Press Photo Contest, Art, Culture & Entertainment News, Singles. 3rd prize.
2013 - Pictures of the Year International Latin America, Festivities, traditions & religion series. Honorable Mention.
2013 - China international Press Photo Contest, Art, Culture & Entertainment News, Stories. 2nd prize.
2013 - Prix de la Photographie Paris (Px3), Press – Feature Story. Honorable Mention.
2012 - The Art of Photography Show. San Diego (USA). Finalist.
2012 - Prix de la Photographie Paris (Px3), Press – Feature Story. 3rd prize.
2012 - International Photography Awards, Photo Essay and Feature Story. Honorable Mention.
2012 - Travel Photographer of the Year. People watching. Comeneded.
2012 - Canson Infinity Photo Contest. 1st Prize.
2011 - Save the Children Photo Contest. 1st Prize.
2011 - Humanity Photography Awards, Traditional Rites.  Nomination Award.
2010 - Travel Photographer of the Year, World in motion. Best single imagine portfolio.
2010 - Fotovisura Awards. Honorable Mention.
2010 - Infanta Cristina IMSERSO Photocontest. 1st Prize.
2010 - International Symposium of Photography of Mazatlan (SIF), Mexico. Honorable Mention
2010 - International Photography Awards, Sports. 2nd prize.
2010 - Kellicutt International Photo Show, US. 1st. Prize.
2010 - China international Press Photo Contest, Sport Stories. 2nd prize.
2010 - Canson Infinity Photo Contest. 1st Prize.
2009 - International Photojournalism Award City of Gijón, Spain. Finalist.
2009 - Photography Masters Cup. Nominee in Photojournalism.
2008 - VISA pour l’Association Nationale des Iconographes (Visa pour l’Image). Winner.
2008 - Photography Award Unión Latina-Martín Chambi. Honorable Mention.
2008 - Descubrimientos Photoespaña, Madrid. Finalist.
2007 - Photojournalism Award Culture and Entertainment Iberoamérica, Mexico. 1st Prize.
2007 – Playboy & San Fermín erotic photography contest. 1st prize.
2006 - Photography Award "Icons of Buenos Aires". Argentina. 1st Prize.
2005 - Panasonic Photographer of the Year, Europe. 1st Prize.
2005 - Concours PHOTO Categorie Le Reportage. France. 1st Prize.