Young Prisoners by Michal Chelbin

Based in New York City, Israeli-born, Michal Chelbin has been shown in solo and group shows in the US and abroad in venues such as the Photographer’s Gallery in London , Hendrik Andersen Museum in Rome , the National Portrait Gallery in London , and the Tel Aviv Museum of Art. The collections of the Portland Museum of Art, Tel-Aviv Museum of Art, Palazzo Forti, and Sir Elton John include her work.

Recent publications include American Photo, PDN, NY Arts Magazine, Aperture, B&W Magazine, and LA Times. Recent editorial work includes NY Times, The New Yorker, NY Magazine, Ten Men Magazine. Her first monograph entitled “Strangely Familiar” was published by Aperture in spring 2008.

Michal Chelbin’s solo show entitled “Strangely Familiar” will opened in September 2008 at Andrea Meislin Gallery in New York and at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art Israel. Michal’s 2nd book will be published by Twin Palms in fall 2009. www.michalchelbin.com