Daniel Enkaoua was born in1962 in Meaux, France. Enkaoua settled in Jerusalem in 1982 and in 2004 moved to Barcelona where he currently lives and works.
Enkaoua's work has been showcased in solo and group exhibitions, in museums and galleries around the world, including the Montserrat Museum, Spain, the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, the Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, the Sophienholm Museum, Lyngby, Denmark, the Museet for Religious Kunst, Denmark , Fundacio Vila Casas, Barcelona, Spain and the Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Marlborough Fine Art, London, Marlborough Fine Art, USA, Galerie Albrecht, Germany and Litvak
Contemporary, Tel Aviv.
Enkaoua has been the recipient of various awards including the BP Portrait Award 2010, National Portrait Gallery, London, and the Prix Société des Bains de Mer, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Enkaoua's works are kept in collections worldwide including the collection of the Israel Museum Jerusalem (Israel); The Vera, Silvia and Arturo Schwarz Collection of Israeli Art (Israel); The Doron Sebbag Art Collection, (Israel); the Röling Collection, (Netherlands); the Eileen S. Kaminsky Family Foundation ESKFF, NY (USA), the Montserrat Museum, Spain, the Museet for Religious Kunst Denmark and more.