Carved at the Joints

Uriel Miron, Are You Bluish, 2024, beechwood and oil-paint, 123x335x37 cm (1)

Read text by curator Aya Miron: Hebrew English ______ Within the generous spaces of Chelouche Gallery, Jaffa, Uriel Miron presents new sculptures in wood, in which the hard, constructive material pretends to be soft and yielding. In “Carved at the Joints”, we encounter volumetric forms that seem soft and fleshy, even juicy. They are joined […]

Earth to Earth

Uri Gershuni, Untitled (4), 2020-2022, black-and-white photograph, archival inkjet print, 5x7 cm (40x30 cm framed)

Uri Gershuni operates in the field of photography like a lightning rod of stories and the traces they leave behind. His work is a form of clinging to what will pass and fade away. The exhibition Earth to Earth features two series of photographs, centered on clouds, plots of land, and planes crossing the sky. The series […]

Silent Dialogue

Yossi Mark, Moody Blues (2), 2021, oil on canvas, 54.5x75.5 cm

Yossi Mark’s painterly practice is distinguished by an acute visual analysis whereby he studies and formulates the reality in front of him. His devotion to a systematic examination of the observed subject results in direct intimate contact between artist and image, and between image and viewer. Mark relies on facts to distill a reality, but […]

Come Crawling

Uriel Miron, Dog-Ears, 2017, stained and painted maple, 92x120x13 cm

Downwards Facing Dog In the studio stands a very large sculpture, bursting with color and joy. It has an orange tail with stinger held aloft, almost brushing against the ceiling, and an undulating blue body, and a huge red claw stretching forward, and another small, stout yellow leg, and a long green haunch. Each limb […]

Valley of Hell

Pamela Levy, Tire Yard, Nude Figures, 1984-1985, oil on canvas, 140x198 cm

Read exhibition text (IN HEBREW): LINK Read ‘Valley of Hell’, text by Itamar Levy: IN HEBREW, IN ENGLISH Avi Pitchon, Haaretz, on Pamela Levy’s Exhibition: LINK   The work of Pamela Levy, one of the prominent and central figurative artists in the Israeli art world, is full of tensions and contrasts: strength and vulnerability, intimacy […]

Blinds

Blinds (1), 2000-2001,photograph on blinds, 180X150 cm

In the exhibition Michal Shamir will present 5 scenery photographs of desolation, yellow from the haze and dust, glued onto gigantic shades that are pierced in light slits through which the light does not shine.  Between them a video is projected in a loop, showing a nipple spraying milk on to the camera lens in […]

My Death Came To Me Suddenly

Yael Yudkovik, 'My Death Came To Me Suddenly', Installation view at Chelouche Gallery (6)

The current solo exhibition by Yael Yudkovik holds hints and outlines of contexts, above and under the ground. Yudkovik’s art is mostly nourished by biographical materials, evolving through a continuing dialog with death, via the awareness of finality on the one hand, and the effort to put it off on the other, with playful tricks, […]

But Why Do I Hear the Crickets, it’s Morning

On an autumnal Friday morning, about four years ago, when he was walking his twin children to school, Tomer Sapir’s daughter, Tamara, asked: “But why do I hear the crickets; it’s morning?” The question sounded to him like the vision of a prophetess who identified a disruption in nature, and echoed a dream he once […]

The Iron Road

Ira Eduardovna, The Iron Road, 2021, Two channel video installation, Duration: 22 min, Video still (2)

In her two-channel video, The Iron Road (2021), Ira Eduardovna revisits the night in which her family left Uzbekistan on its way to Israel, focusing on her memories as a ten-year-old girl from the farewell at the train station, which marked the beginning of a long journey. The artist reconstructs the train cabin from memory, returning her […]

Aviva’s Eye, Beuys Body

In his new exhibition, at the Bar-David Museum, Rahat presents charcoal drawings on paper and oil paintings on jute. In these works, the artist describes the influence of great international and Israeli artists on his works, inner world, and art.

FIRESTARTER

Assaf Rahat, From Series 'Daysleeper', Untitled (3), 2020, Ballpoint pen on paper, 29.5x21 cm

Are we facing a process of creation or erasure? Of subsistence or disappearance? In a series of intimate drawings, Assaf Rahat draws homeless figures, whom he meets on the city’s boulevards and alleys. The figures seem indifferent to their environs, indrawn, curled up to sleep on a bench surrounded by vegetation at the heart of […]

Shadows on a Mountainside

Untitled, 2020, oil on canvas, 81x59.5 cm

In the exhibition “Shadows on a Mountainside”, the artist Shai Yehezkelli presents a new body of paintings that expands the visual lexicon associated with him. The Jewish-diasporic or Orientalist motifs that characterized Yehezkelli’s previous works, give way to an engagement with the painting’s interior spaces. These extend down a sinking ship, up a mountain, or […]

The Iron Road – The Drawings

Ira Eduardovna, 'The Iron Road - The Drawings', 2021, ink and gouache on paper, Detail (11)

In the exhibition ”The Iron Road – The Drawings”, at the north gallery of Chelouche Gallery, 130 original drawings – appearing in the graphic novel by Ira Eduardovna – will be presented. The graphic novel is a peek behind the scenes of the video work “The Iron Road”, which is currently being shown at the […]

Daydreamers

Michal Chelbin, Miriam, Inkjet Archival Print, 80x80 cm, 2020

The exhibition “Daydreamers” is Michal Chelbin’s second solo exhibition at the Chelouche Gallery and is dedicated to fashion photography, including projects created by Chelbin for leading fashion houses such as Dior, Lanvin, and Gucci. The works in this exhibition constitute a rich theme of fascinating visual work that takes place locally and internationally. Chelbin has […]

Yadid Rubin: Works 1953-2011

Yadid Rubin, Untitled (17), 2004, oil on canvas, 90x110 cm

Artist Yadid Rubin is considered one of the most established artists in Israel,  his paintings express the beautiful “Israeliness” of the kibbutz landscapes, tractors in vast plowed fields, citrus groves, and cypress boulevards; Disappearing landscapes and, continue to exist in his paintings, free from visible dependencies; Rubin, as known, painted in a studio that had […]

Basic Basic English

Chelouche Gallery is happy to announce the opening of </sandbox> our new Digital Art Platform! Join us for the first </sandbox> online opening: Lior Zalmanson – Basic Basic English Solo Exhibition 19.12.2022 (8PM CET / 9 PM Tel Aviv) link to the event: https://distant.gallery/basic-basic-english in collaboration with DISTANTGALLERY.COM ‘Basic Basic English’ proposes a possibility of dialogue […]

Pekin Opera Facing Design and Augmented Reality

Peking Opera Facial Designs n°1, color photograph, 47 x 47 in (120x120 cm)

Since the beginning of my artistic journey, I have used masks, whether traditional Japanese Noh Masks or popular and funny plastic masks. The masks present an element of distance that has always interested me” – ORLAN In this exhibition, pioneering artist ORLAN, continues to blur the boundaries between art, anthropology, technology, and science. The series […]

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