Rafael Fuchs was born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel, and moved to NYC in the 80's.
He has been contributing to numerous major American and International magazines (as: Time,Newsweek, Life, W, Glamour, Entertainment Weekly) as well as shooting catalogs and advertising campaigns (Coke, Pepsi,Kool) and images for record labels.
Some of his popular portrait subjects are: : Colin Powell, JK Rowling, Emily Watson, Burt Reynolds,Derek Jeter, Nathan Lane,John McCain,Beyonce,Geoffrey Rush,Chemical Brothers, Michael Stipe, Pink, Julia Stiles and more.
Rafael gained numerous awards from organizations as: Advertising Photographers Of America, PDN, Creativity,Communication Arts, and more.)
Throughout the years he has been exhibiting in a few galleries (as Ace gallery in NY, Ad-hoc and Eastern District in Bklyn)
Rafael founded Fuchs Projects gallery in 2012
He has been documenting In the past ten years his neighborhood (Bushwick in Brooklyn, NY) and is editing these days his images for a book to be published.