Loulou d’Aki is a Swedish documentary photographer, born and raised on the southern seaside. 

Alongside commissioned work, Lou focuses on various long term projects which turn into exhibitions and books.

Lou was a singer before she became a photographer. She speaks Swedish, English, Italian, French and gets by in German and Hebrew.

Middle Eastern based from 2010 - 2015,  Loulou d’Aki is currently based in Athens, Greece and works all around the world.


Le Monde, M. le Magazine, New York Times, National Geographic, die Zeit, Omvärlden, Dagens Nyheter,  Bloomberg Businessweek,  Le Journal du dimanche, Marie Claire, UNICEF...


Cortona on the Move

Lodz photofestiwal

Lofoten photofestival

Prix Bayeux Calvados 


Singapore Photofestival

The Other hundred

Foto Leggendo

Mois de la photo

Portraet nu!


1 year working grant from the Swedish Art Council, 2017

Cortona on the Move dummy award, winner

Vienna photobook festival, shortlisted

Grand Prix Finalist, Fotofestiwal Lodz

Project Grant from Swedish Art Society, 2017

Burn Magazine's Emerging Photographer Fund 2016, finalist 

IPP Award 2016, winner, news cathegory

Il Reportage 2016, finalist

Moscow photo awards 2016, honorable mention

Mediterraneo tra terra et mare 2015, winner

Portraet nu! 2009, finalist

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