Arie Dahan was born in 1955 in Israel, studied the history of Israel and the Middle East at Tel Aviv University, served 11 years in the army and for 25 years has held the position of CEO of the Industrial Parks at TEFEN, Tel Hai, Omer, Lavon, Dalton and Nazareth.

Arie has been drawn to photography since childhood and now pursues many projects, mostly specializing in studies of peoples from different cultures around the world.

Arie writes for the magazine "Nature of Things" on world travel photography and has held exhibitions of his photographic works both in Israel and abroad.