22.06.2012 in17:09 in Advertising, commercial -->
Born in Tarzana, California, in 1979 .Jesse Chehak studied large format photography and Art History at Sarah Lawrence College. He lived in New York from 1998-2009, Santa Fe, New Mexico until late 2011, and is currently living in Los Angeles.
Chehak has exhibited his large format prints in galleries and project spaces including Bruce Silverstein (NYC,) Danese (NYC,) and the Durham Art Guild (Durham, NC.) He is currently seeking funding to publish his first monograph, Fool’s Gold, and a gallery to exhibit and distribute the completed print edition.
In 2005, Chehak joined M.A.P. and began executing commercial campaigns and editorial features for clients, including The New York Times, Wallpaper*, Newsweek, GQ, Ogilvy & Mather, Saatchi & Saatchi, Digitas, and others.
Chehak has received notable attention for his work, including PDN30 in 2005, The Magenta Foundation’s Flash Forward in 2007, a Baum Nomination in 2008, and AP25.
Personal web site: http://www.jessechehak.com/