Israeli-born artist Michal Chelbin has previously appeared in solo shows at Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York and the Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel. Her work has been short-listed for the Taylor Wessing Portrait Competition at the National Portrait Gallery in London. Chelbin is included in many prestigious private and public collections including The Jewish Museum, New York, The Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, The Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, The Portland Art Museum and The Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel.
‘The Black Eye’ continues her exploration of the world of athletes and performers from across Russia and Ukraine. Published as a monograph by Twin Palms, The Black Eye also features an original short story by Tel Aviv-based filmmaker and fiction writer, Etgar Keret. This work is currently on view at Andrea Meislin Gallery and you can read more about her work and process on Nymphoto.