Born in 1955, Patrick Chelli lives and works in Paris. Visual artist, photographer and portrait painter. Painter and sculptor, he also performed in numerous group exhibitions and different solo shows in France and mainly in Paris. Collagist, mixed-media creator, Patrick Chelli turned to photographic practice from 2005. Celebrity portraitist of the art world and fashion, he became known more recently for his shots to the humanist and unusual, as well as for his images taken from the live of vernissages and international défilés. He is also the author of PhotoMonaco 2018 poster visual.