Christopher Grabowski's photographs and articles have appeared in the Globe and Mail, The Washington Post, Financial Times, El Mundo, Utne Reader, Neue Zurcher Zeitung, MacLean's, Ottawa Citizen, Geist and Tyee. He has received several awards in photojournalism and journalism. Among them, the Michener-Deacon Fellowship, Canada's premier award encouraging the pursuit of investigative journalism that serves the public interest. His work has been exhibited in Canada, Poland, Holland and Germany. 


Western Magazine Awards, Finalist, 2008, 2003

Summit Creative Awards (contributor), Gold, 2005,

Western Magazine Awards, Gold, 2004

Canadian Association of Journalists Awards, Finalist, 2004

Advertising and Design Club of Canada, Silver, 1996

Selected Exhibitions

From the Snowy Mountain
Roundhouse, Vancouver, 2010

Guns, Kites and Dreams
Images of Afghanistan, Group Exhibition
Vancouver, Montreal, Toronto, Halifax, 2004 – 2005

Documents and Dreams
Group Exhibition, Vancouver, Halifax, 2003 – 2004

The Gift
Gallery WM, Amsterdam, 2000

Facing The Eastside
Roundhouse, Vancouver, 1998

Licht Blicke
Group Exhibition, Hamelin, Germany, 1991

Photograffiti und Photographien
Amerika Haus, Hannover, Germany, 1989

Autumn in New York and Other Stories
Galerie fur Photographie, Braunschweig, Germany, 1988

Four Seasons
Union of Polish Art Photographers, Warsaw, Poland, 1988




Michener-Deacon Fellowship, Vancouver Foundation, City of Vancouver, Ontario Arts Council, British Columbia Arts Council, Hamber Foundation, Alberta Foundation for the Arts, CIDA