Elinor Chechik

Summer City Idyll (July 18-24, 2024)

Opening Reception: Thursday, July 18, 2024, 6-8PM
Location: Agora Gallery, 530 W 25th Street, New York, NY, 10001

Elinor Chechik‘s artistic journey began with early museum visits, but it was a trip to New York City in 2021 that truly ignited her passion for painting. As an arts therapist specializing in psychodrama therapy, Chechik’s background in acting and psychology deeply influences her work. Her paintings reflect universal themes from her therapeutic practice, serving as personal development and exploration. Starting with neat lines and embracing color, she conveys optimism and the belief in self-reliance. Chechik’s art celebrates diversity and unity, encouraging viewers to trust in themselves and live life fully, echoing her philosophy that life is colorful and full of possibilities.

I Have Options within Me, 2022
Acrylic on canvas
16″ x 12″
Blur the Boundaries, 2024
Acrylic on canvas
50″ x 70″
I Have Myself, 2021
Acrylic on canvas
8″ x 8″
Navigating Reality while Containing the Pain, 2024
Acrylic on canvas
12″ x 16″
I am Allowed to Make a Mistake, 2021
Acrylic on canvas
8″ x 8″
Letting Go, 2024
Acrylic on canvas
47.5″ x 31.5″