The Black Plague: Coronavirus Takes Over Israel's Billboards

With advertising coming to a halt due to the coronavirus pandemic, most of the billboards across Israel have turned into empty black displays. Now a personal art project suddenly became a news item

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Credit: Daniel Tchetchik
Daniel Tchetchik
Daniel Tchetchik
Daniel Tchetchik
Daniel Tchetchik

For the past several years I have been photographing blank advertising billboards. I was particularly drawn to the black ones. In our new reality, most of the roadside billboards now fit into this category. This is how I found myself merging a personal project with a news item.

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