Silvia Levenson  | web

IGS 2018: TGK

Datum narození/Birthdate: *21. 11, 1957

Země původu/Country of origin: Argentina / Argentina
Země současného pobytu/Country of present residence: Itálie / Italy

foto: Marco Del Comune

Strange Little Girl #7 - 2015
kiln casting/ mixed media, 50 x 50 x 130 cm
foto: Marco Del Comune

Until death do us part - 2014
Kilncasting, 100 x 100 x 120 cm

Welcome - 2016
blown glass, 20 x 25 x 120 cm, courtesy Lorch Seidel Gallery, Berlin produced in Berlin Glass
foto: Marco Del Comune


1994 workshop with Vincent Van Ginneke at Musee Atelier de Verre de Sars Poteries, FR
1990 workshop with Antoine Leperlier at Musee Atelier de Verre de Sars Poteries, FR
1974 – 1976 Martin Garcia Graphic School. Buenos Aires, ARG

Samostatné výstavy/Solo exhibitions

2017 Doble Ausencias. Glass Museum . Altare (SV), Italy
Sguardi Incrociati, with Francesca Gagliardi. Zaion Gallery, Biella. Italy
2016 Interior Voices. National Glass Center. Sunderland. UK
Identidad Desaparecida. Bullseye Projects. Portland (OR) USA
Identidad Desaparecida. Museo del Vetro di Murano. Venice, Italy
Amsterdam, with Lorch Seidel Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2015 Identidad. American University Museum. Washington DC. USA
Who in the world arm I? ( with Luca Lanzi) Lorch-Seidel Gallery. Berlin, Germany
Identidad Desaparecida EAC - Espacio Arte Contemporaneo - Montevideo, Uruguay
Without Camouflage (with Dafna Kaffeman), Museum of Craft and Design, San Francisco, USA
Identidad Desaparecida. Argentinian Consulate, Barcelona, Spain
Identitè Disparue. Galerie Argentine. Paris, France
Missing Identity. Riga Ghetto and Latvian Holocaust Museum, Riga, Latvia
Missing Identity. Museum of Occupations.Tallin, Estonia.
2014 Identidad Desaparecida. Casa de las Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo. Ex Esma. Buenos Aires. ARG
A subject to avoid. David Richard Gallery. Santa Fé. New Mexico. USA
The secret order. Bullseye Gallery, Portland(OR)USA
Without Camouflage (with D. Kafemann), David Owsley Museum of Art. Ball State University, USA
Wonderland. Antonella Cattani Gallery, Bolzano, Italy
2013 Not Neutral , con Mindy Weisel, Lorch-Seidel Gallery. Berlin
Ostaggi, with Elizabeth Aro, Sala Santa Rita, Rome, Italy
2012 Life Strategies. David Richard Gallery, Santa Fè, USA
Camouflage.Luciano Colantonio, Brescia, Italy
2011 Everything is OK. Galeria Solange Guez, Buenos Aires. Argentina
2010 El plan era perfecto, curator E.Aro. Sansalvatore Artproject, Modena, Italy
I feel in balance. Project room at Fondazione Durini, Milano, Italy
2009 I forgive you. Galleria Traghetto, Rome,Italy
Piccoli Ulisse. Sansalvatore Artproject, Modena,Italy
2008 You are not living alone…. Bullseye Gallery, Portland (OR) USA
The kitchen, el corazon de la casa. Galeria Montoriol, Barcelona, Spain (with Natalia Saurin)
2007 Happy forever, Caterina Tognon, Venice, Italy
2006 Something’s wrong, with Natalia Saurin, Galleria Arthobler, Porto, Portugal.
Piccoli Ulisse, Festival della Letteratura, Mantova
Plaza de Mayo, Galleria Traghetto, Roma
Algo anda mal, video with Natalia Saurin, Argentine Embassy, Roma
2005 I see you are a bit nervous, Bullseye Gallery, Portland (OR), USA
(installation + video with Natalia Saurin)
2004 Toys & Games, project with Galleria Caterina Tognon , Art Miami Fair, USA
Sit down!, Olivier Houg, Lyon, France
Emergencias, project room at FIAC Paris, with Galleria Caterina Tognon
2003 Piccolo Ulisse, Galleria Caterina Tognon, Bergamo
Games and Fairly tales. Bullseye Connections Gallery, Portland, USA
Bambina spinosa, Arthobler Gallery,Porto, Portugal
2002 Silenzio, bambini .Caterina Tognon, Venice, Italy
Toys (two persons exhibition) Galleria San Salvatore, Modena
2001 Bambina Spinosa, Centro Arte Contemporanea Cavalese, Italy
Piccoli Tesori, Galeria Esther Montoriol, Barcelona, Spain
Correre ai ripari. Museo del Credito Valtellinese di Sondrio, Italy
Correre ai ripari. Fioretto Arte Contemporanea, Padua, Italy
Bambina Cattiva, Gemine Muse, Museo Archeologico, Padova, Italy Piccoli tesori, Galleria Maria Cilena, Milan, Italy
2000 Bambina Cattiva, Galleria Caterina Tognon Bergamo, Italy
Design by Silvia Levenson, Braggiotti Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
Haute Glass, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, USA
1999 Fashion Glass, Spring-Summer 1999, Maria Cilena Gallery, Milan, Italy
Fashion Glass. Glasmuseum Ebeltoft, Denmark
1998 Cenetta Intima (table for two). Bullseye Gallery, Portland, Oregon, USA
Braggiotti Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
1997 Don't look at me like that, darling. con F. Martinez. Care/of, Milan, Italy
1996 Cannibalisme des sentiments. Musée Atelier de Verre, Sars Poteries, France
Levenson/Northbrook. Bullseye Connection, Portland,Oregon USA
1995 Il viaggio, with Florencia Martinez, Mercato del Pesce, Milano
Valijas transparentes. Centro Recoleta, Buenos Aires, ARG
Il viaggio:Selected Works.Bullseye Connection, Portland, Oregon, USA

Společné výstavy (výběr)/Collective exhibitions (selection)

2017 The blood of women. Traces of red on white cloth.Galerija Forum, Zagreb, Croatia
The Glass Cieling, Palm Spring Museum, USA
Arte & Tecnologia. Lan Wan Mueseum, Quingdao, China
Un passion partagée, Musee Atelier de Sars Poteries, France
2016 Glass from the collection Bellini Pezzoli. Archeological Museum, Zara.
Art Byre Project, North Lands, Scotland organized by Bullseye Projects
Fired Up : Conntemporary Women working in glass. Mint Museum, Charlotte, USA
Departures and arrivals. Lorch Seidel Gallery, Berlin
GermanyThe emotional life of objects, Bullseye Projects, Portland (OR), USA
Life is not a beach. Alexander Tutsek Stiftung Munich, Germany
2015 Colors . Hempel Glass Museum. Hempel, Denmark
Contemporary Glass at RAM. Racine Art Museum. USA
Attravetro. Archeological Museum, Pavia, Italy
2014 Body Talk. Ebeltoft Glass Museum, Denmark
2013 Chroma. Bullseye Gallery, Portland OR, USA
2012 Greffè/Griffè. Biennale Nationale de Sculpture Contemporaine. Trois Rivieres, Canada
In the name of love. Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung. Koln, Germany
Miniature di vetro. Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arte. Venice, Italy
“50 years of Glass Studio”. Kentucky Museum of Art & Craft, USA
Fiori di Vetro, Museo Bagatti Valsecchi, Milano, Italy
2011 Cross Over. Bullseye Gallery, Portland (OR), USA
2010 2010
From_&_t(w)o. Kunst Meran, Italy ( Valerio Dehò curator)
Case Study from the Bureau of Contemporary Art.New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fè, USA
The taste of glass. Vlaams Centrum voor Hedendaagse Glaskunst , Belgium.
Hi honey, I'm Home. Broadfield House Glass Museum, Stourbridge, UK
I Glass 2010, Levant Art Gallery, Shangai
2009 PF O9 . Prague Festival,Pokorna Gallery, Prague, CZ
Beyond Shared Language: Contemporary Art and the Latin American Experience. Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, USA
Glass from Malou Majerus Collection, Museum Kunst Palast, Dusseldorf, Germany
2008 European Glass Context.Bornholms Kunst Museum, Denmark
Flux, Reflections in Contemporary Glass, New Mexico Museum of Art,Santa Fè, USA
My own Gallery, Milano, Bombay Sapphire Prize
2007 Italien Ways in Contemporary Craft, Cheongiu International Craft Biennale, Korea
2006 Crafting a collection, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
Glass, Material Matters, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, USA
XX Years On, GLasmuseum Ebeltof, Denmark
Contemporary Kiln-Glass at Houston Center, USA
Contemporary Kiln Glass, University of Miami, College of Arts and Sciences Gallery, Florida, USA
2005 Quadriennale. Roma, Italy
Global Art Glass.Borgholms Slott. Vida Museum, Sweden
2004 Something Different, Quadrivum Gallery. Sydney, Australia
2003 Interior secrets of body, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
Chaussè-croisés, Gewerbemuseum Wintherhtur, Germany
The Light Within, Kentucky Art Museum, USA
Fresh, Heller Gallery, New York, USA
2002 Glass Way, Museo Archeologico. Aosta, Italy
Musica per occhi, Conservatorio, Bolzano, Italy
Galerie Olivier Houg, Lyon, France
Museum of Design, Lausanne, Swittzerland
2000 Sui Generis. PAC, Milan, Italy
Frangibile. Spazio Trevi, Bolzano, Italy
Trapassato Futuro. Cartiera Vannucci, Milano
1998 Preview, Galleria Maria Cilena, Milano, Italy
Interpretations. Glasmuseum Ebeltoft, Denmark
Full Circle. Hoffman Gallery Portland, USA
Ernsting Fondation, Alter Hof Herding, Coesfeld, Germany
1997 3 person exhibition. Ernsting Fondation, Alter Hof Herding, Coesfeld, Germany
1996 Tracce/Huellas. Fuoricentro Gallery, Roma, Italy
1995 Libro Objeto. Centro Wilfredo Lam. La Habana, Cuba
International Exhibition of Glass, Kanazawa, Japan


2017 Visiting Instructor at Art Accademy. Brera, Milano, Italy
Key Speaker at “ Women and Art Symposium”, National Glass Center, Sunderland, UK
2016 Glass in Venice Award. Istituto Veneto,Venice, Italy
jury at New Glass Review 37, Corning Museum, USA
invited artist at Byre Symposium. Northlands Creative Glass, Scotland
jury at Salon Nacional del Vidrio. Berazategui, Argentina
2015 artist in residence, Berlin Glass, Germany
Lecture at Australian University. Canberra, Australia
2014 artist in residence. Sunderland University, UK
2013 Lecture at Bezalel Art University. Jerusalem, Israel
2012 Jury at E-MERGE 2012. Portland OR, USA
2011 Presenter at “Next 100 years”. Aalto University. Helsinki, Finland
Presenter at BeCon, Crossover. Portland, OR, USA
2010 Jury at Warm Glass Prize. Bristol, UK
2009 Visiting artist at Australia University,(ANU), Canberra, Australia
2008 Finalist, Bombay Saphire Prize
2005 artist in residence, Corning Museum of Glass, USA
2004 Rakow Commission Award Recipient, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NW
1998 artist in residence at Bullseye Co., USA
1996 artist in residence at Musée Atelier de Verre, Sars Poteries, France
1995 artist in residence at Bullseye Co., USA

Veřejné sbírky/Public Collection

  • Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung , Munich, Germany
  • Bullseye Glass Company, Portland (OR) USA
  • Coleccion Casas de las Americas, Cuba
  • Comune di Castelvetro, Castelvetro (Modena), Italy
  • Corning Museum of Glass, Corning USA ( Rakow Commision)
  • Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, USA
  • David Owsley Museum. Ball State University, USA
  • Ernsting Glass Collection, Coestfeld, Germany
  • Fine Art Museum, Houston, USA
  • Fondazione Banca San Gottardo, Italy
  • Fondazione Remotti, Camogli, Italy
  • Glas Museum Fraueneau, Germany
  • Glasmuseum Ebeltoft, Denmark
  • Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation, Portland, USA
  • Mineeapolis Institute for Arts. Mineeapolis, USA
  • Musée du Verre Sars Poteries, France
  • Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes, La Plata, Argentina
  • Museo del Vetro di Murano, Venice, Italy
  • Museo del Vetro, Altare, Italy
  • Museo di Arte Applicate. Castello Sforzesco. Milan, Italy
  • Museo di Storia ed Arte, Sondrio, Italy
  • Museo Leon Rigaulleau,Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • National Glass Center, Sunderland, UK
  • New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fè, USA
  • Racine Art Museum. Wisconsin, USA
  • The Toledo Museum of Art. Toledo, USA
  • Tikanoja Art Museum, Vaasa, Finland