The name Maïell was inspired by the word combination of Maïa & Hillel.

They randomly met in Paris in October 2018. Maïell  became official in 2019

after creating their first photography fanzine edition entitled

A portrait of Tel Aviv.

Hillel Ben-Zeev Perlov & Maïa Aboualiten
Hillel Ben-Zeev Perlov
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2021 Research Lab - Liebling Haus, Tel Aviv

2021 "The Photobook" Group Exhibition - Indie Gallery, Tel Aviv

Curated by Danielle Gorodendzik

2020  Rea Print Fair - Rea Print House, Tel Aviv, Jaffa

2020 "All Analogue" Lab Group Exhibition - Tel Aviv 

Curated by Noam Friedman 

2020 "A Portrait of Tel Aviv" Solo Exhibition - Hakrechtz Gallery, Jaffa

Curated by Maïell