Daniel Rolider is a visual storyteller whose work focuses on environmental issues and the relationship between humans and nature. Based in Israel, Rolider’s photography explores how the environment shapes us as individuals and as a community.
Rolider’s work has been published in National Geographic, the New York Times, the Washington Post, ESPN, PDN, L’Oeil de laPhotographie, and in the Israeli publications Haaretz and Yedioth.
In 2018, as part of Sheikh Abreik Festival, he took part in the international Inside Out initiative of the French artist JR, documenting the Jewish and Arab population of his home town and the neighbouring town, Basmat-Tivon. The project, which included pasting of huge posters in the public sphere, was covered and aired by Kan News channel.
In 2019, his project Ballad for the Carriage Horse has been published in PDN Photo Annual as a winner of the Students category, and was shortlisted for the Alexia Foundation Student Grant.
In 2020, Rolider was nominated for the Joop Swart Masterclass of the World Press Photo.
A graduate of the ICP's Documentary Practice and Visual Journalism Program, where he was awarded the Director’s Fellowship, Rolider attended the Eddie Adams Workshop XXXII and exhibited his work in various museums and galleries in Israel, France, Greece, China and the US.
BASED IN ISRAEL