Dana Levy was born in Tel Aviv Israel and lives and works in New York.

She earned her MA in Electronic Imaging at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art Dundee, Scotland and her BA from University of the Arts London: Camberwell college of Arts

TALKS AND LECTURES

2017 Impermanent Display artist talk Art Market Budapest

2016 Conversations From The Edge – organized by School of The Art Institute Chicago at the Gene Siskel Film Center Impermanent Display artist talk

2015 Marlyn Minter, Dana Levy Anna K.E in conversation with Barbara London at Fridaman Gallery

2014 Naturally Hypernatural School of Visual Arts NY Speaker: “The Poetics of Unwild Things”

2013 Independent Curators International NY conversation with Naomi Lev

TEACHING

2014, 2018 MFA student mentor at Lesley University College of Art and Design

2016 Visiting Artist: 2 classes and studio visits with MFA student Art Institute of Chicago.

2009 Karov Documentary video project with 5th grade students in Neve Sharet

2008-2009 BFA Video art lecturer at Shankar College, Fine Art dpt.

2005 Photo project with Ethiopian Teens Ashkelon Israel

2004-2006 BA Video Art Technology Teaching College Kalisher Tel Aviv

1999-2005 BA Video Art Jerusalem school of Photography and New media

AWARDS

2017 City of Budapest talent Award

2013 Beatrice Kolliner Young Artist Award from the Israel Museum,

2010 Dumbo Arts Festival best studio award,

2008 Young Israeli Artist Award Ministry of Culture and Sport.

2006 Hamburg Short Film festival jury award

SOLO SHOWS / SCREENINGS

2019

The Weight Of Things – media room/ Fridman Gallery NYC

2017

Impermanent Displays – 8 recent videos Dana Levy 2017 Guest of Honor Art Market Budapest This Was Home screening Contemporary Jewish Museum at Kadist Foundation San Francisco This Was Home screening & discussion American Jewish University Los Angeles

2015

AIRIE Wild Billboard, Wynwood Miami featuring Emerging From The Swamp

Literature of Storms, Israel Museum in Jerusalem solo project curated by Noam Gal

2014

Impermanent Display, Petach Tikva Museum of Art; Curated by Hila Cohen Schneiderman.

2013

The Wake, The Box at Wexner Art Center Columbus OH

The Wake & Dead World Order” ProjectSCREEN Oklahoma Museum of Art Documentary Film by Dana Levy No Man’s Language- Tranzitdisplay Gallery Prague

2012

World Order, Center for Contemporary Art Tel Aviv Israel curated by Maayan Shelef and Sergio Edelsztein.

The Fountain/The Wake- Ron Mandos Gallery Amsterdam,

The Fountain, Braverman Gallery Tel Aviv

The Wake Loop art fair Barcelona

2010

Wild Thing, Nicelle Beauchene gallery NYC

2008

Habitat Tavi Dresdner Gallery Tel Aviv;

2004

After The End Haifa Museum of Art curated by lIana Tenenbaum

Back to the Sea Rosenfeld Gallery Tel Aviv curated by Diana Dallal

GROUP SHOWS/ SCREENINGS

2019

Interior Monologues- Visual Arts Center of New Jersey curated by Mary Birmingham.

2018

Zumu Museum on the Move- Arad, Israel curated by Milana Gitzin Adiram

The Jewish Museum Frankfurt

MACRO Asylum- The MACRO – Museum of Contemporary Art Rome Italy

The World To Come Harn Museum Florida

Recent video works from Israel curated by Hadas Maor Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, Paris

New Video Works curated by Hadas Maor Petach Tikva Museum of Art

NURTUREart’s Single Channel: Anthology Film Archives NYC

“Intervention” Subte Gallery, Montevideo, Uruguay curated by Juan José Santos

“To the End of Land” National Gallery of Modern Art New Delhi India curated by Or Teshuva and Drorit Gur Arie

“Contemporary Arabesque” Musuem of Islam Jerusalem curated by Tamar Gispan

2017

“Mage”-Organized by Roxana Fabius, Radiator Gallery NY

Screen City Biennial – Migrating Stories Stavanger, Norway

“Data – Autarkic Economy” at Hansen House Jerusalem Israel

“Lives Between”- Center of Contemporary Art Tel Aviv curated by Joseph Del Pesco and Sergio Edelsztein

Oberhausen Film Festival Video Data Bank Distributors screening presented by Abina Manning “Almost Home: Between Staying and Leaving a Phantom Land” at Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs curated by Shlomit Dror

“Fragmented Spaces, Spliced Identities”, Open University Campus, Raanana. curated by Yael Eilat

Sinkholes- Center for Contemporary Art Arad, Israel Curated by Hadas Kedar “Deconstructing Borders”, curated by Maria Veits Student Palace, Dnipro, Ukraine

Lives Between- Kadist San Francisco curated by Joseph Del Pesco and Sergio Edelsztein Surface Unrest -Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery NYC curated by Alice Yi

Eccentric Spaces; Riccado Costanini Gallery; Turin Italy curated by Elena Inchingolo and Paola Stroppiana

The Weight Of Things is exhibited at the Cairo Video Festival

Wax museum- Approaching celebrities Haifa Museum of Art Curated by Revital Silverman- Grun

2016

The 6th Biennale for Drawing in Jerusalem curated by Sally Heftel and Edna Moshenson

Residual Historical Haunting curated by Roxana Fabius and Humberto Moro Johannes Vogt Gallery NYC

EFA + Middle East curated by Bill Carroll opens at Shirin Gallery NY

Coup de Ville 2016 Triennial Sint-Niklaas, Belgium. Artistic director: Stef Van Bellingen

More Strange Than True curated by Feildwork Collborative Projects; Chicago Pulaski Park (Dis)Place Ashdod Museum of Art – curated by Yuval Beaton and Roni Cohen-Binyamini

Les Rencontres Internationales , Paris at Gaîté Lyrique

2015

Enchanted Space: Marilyn Minter, Dana Levy, Anna K.E organized by Barbara London at Fridman Gallery NYC

Evening Star- Peekskill Project 6 Peekskill NY

Artissima Braverman Gallery Torino, Italy

Imagining Eden Norton Museum, West Palm Beach, FL

Auto Body, Faena Art Center, Argentina

2014

Auto Body Art Basel Miami week

Recapturing the Scenic Wilds Wave Hill, NYC

Repurposing the Wunderkammer: Harn Museum of Art

Flaherty NYC – Waste, and Other Forms of Management -Anthology Film Archives

International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Cartagena de Indias Columbia

2013

“The World And It’s Things In The Middle Of Their Intimacy” Fridman Gallery NYC “Collecting Dust” Israel Museum Jerusalem.

The Compromised Land:Recent Photography & Video from Israel The Neuberger Museum, NY Tribeca Film Festival-Shorts: Let There Be Light: The Cycle of Life

International Festival for Art and Alternative Visions, the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography

Rotterdam Film Festival

Oberhausen Film Festival

2012

Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid Palais de Tokyo Paris, France

“Unnatural” Bass Museum, Miami, Florida

“Cabinets of Wonder in Contemporary Art: From Astonishment to Disenchantment” Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art Israel ;

“Art and Social Activism”: Curated by Nicholas Cohn in collaboration with Chashama “Afterwards” Total Museum Seoul, Korea

“Magic Lantern: Recent Acquisitions in Contemporary Art” Israel Museum, Jerusalem.

2011

Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, at the Centre Pompidou

“One Two and … Three” Mani house, Tel Aviv ArtTLV biennial

“Israel from Within and from Without”- Rubin-Frankel Gallery, Boston University curated by Rinat Harel

2010

Kassel Dokfest festival

LUSH LIFE Invisible Exports Gallery NYC

Seven Easy Steps: Artistic Masterpieces : Horton Gallery NYC

Rotterdam Film Festival

Trembling Time: Recent Videos from Israel- Tate Modern London

Homeless Home- Museum on the Seam Jerusalem

Shelf Life -Haifa Museum of Art curated by Tami Katz Freiman and Rotem Ruff

2009

Hugging and Wrestling: Israeli Contemporary Art MOCA Cleveland Nuit Blanche Michel Rein Gallery Paris, France

2008

Open Plan Living Helena Rubinstein pavilion, curator: Andrew Renton Media Forum, Moscow Film Festival, Russia;

Art of the State The Jewish Museum Amsterdam,& Brussels;

The Homes of Others Ticho House ,Israel museum Jerusalem Dead End, The Leroy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University NYC

2006

Legal Aliens, Smack Melon Gallery, NY, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland ,Ohio Hamburg Short Film festival

Mediterranean Film Festival of Montpellier, France

Work/Slavery Museum On The Seam, Jerusalem curated by Rafi Etgar Disengagement Tel Aviv museum of Art, Israel

VideoZone- The exhibition; Israeli Biennale for Video Art;

2003

The Promise the Land ,OK Contemporary Art, Linz Austria curated by Stella Rolling

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2014 AIRIE Everglades National Park

2014 Wave Hill Workspace residency New York, NY 2012-2013 LMCC Workspace NYC

2011 Le Havre/ New York. Regards croisés

2011 Art Omi

2011 I-park, Connecticut

2009-2010 Triangle Arts Association NY

2007 A.I.R O’artoteca Milan, Italy;

2005 Hotel Pupik Austria

2004 Museum Quartier Vienna, Austria

2003– OK center for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria 2001 Atlantic Center for the Arts

SOLO EXHIBITION PUBLICATIONS

Dana Levy | Literature of Storms , 2015, The Israel Museum. Text by curator Noam Gal Dana Levy World Order , 2012, published by Center for Contemporary Arts Tel Aviv With essays by: Maayan Sheleff , Christopher Eamon, Berta Sichel

Dana Levy Habitat , 2008, Tavi Dresdner gallery Tel Aviv essay by Irit Carmon Popper Dana Levy Last Moments , 2004, Haifa Museum of Art; new media department: Emergency Exit. CD – Rom with text by show curator Ilan a Tennenbaum

Dana Levy, 2003, Artist in Residence Catalogue at OK Center for Contemporary Art essay by Stella Rolling

GROUP EXHIBITION PUBLICATIONS

The Compromised Land: Recent Photography and Video from Israel, 2013, The Neuberger Museum NY, curated by Lilly Wei and Helaine Posner

UNNATURAL , 2012, Bass Museum of Art curated by Tami Katz Freiman

Israel from Within and from Without , 2011, Rubin – Frankel Gallery, Boston University, curated by Rinat Harel

Homeless Home, 2009, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, curated by Rafi Etgar

Shelf Life, 2009, Haifa Museum of Art, curated by Tami Katz Freiman and Rotem Ruff

ArtTLV Open Plan Living, 2008, Helena Rubinstein pavilion, Tel A viv Museum of Art, curated by Andrew Renton

Israeli Ministry of Culture Artist Award exhibition, 2008, Ein Harod Museum

Dead End , 2007, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York

The Homes of Others, 2007, Ticho House, Israel Museum Jerusalem, curator: Aya Miron

Equal and Less Equal, 2006, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, curated by Rafi Etgar

VideoZone 2004, Israeli Biennale for Video Art

The Promise the Land, 2003, OK Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria, curated by Stella Rolling

SELECTED PRESS

BTR- BreakThruRadio- Art Uncovered. Interview with Kimberley Ruth Sept 25th 2018

The Eye of Photography , 10 January 2018, ” Le Havre, Local History through Photography ” by Arthur Dayras

Frieze Magazine, 1 November 2017, ” Somewhere In Between ” by Chloe Stead

Elephant Magazine, October 2017, ” Virtual Borders in a Harbour Town ” by Josie Thaddeus – Johns

Cineaste, September 2017, Review of The International Short Film Festival Oberhausen by Jared Rapfogel

Artforum , April 2017, Review of Lives Between by Monica Westin

La Stampa Torino , 8 March 2017, review of Eccentric Spaces by Giulia Zonca

Village Voice, September 2016, “Residual Historical Haunting” review by Rachael Rakes Antennae Magazine, Fall 2015, “Poetics of Unwild Things” interview with curator, writer and founder of MOMA’s Video collection Barbara London

Artforum, May 2015, “Enchanted Space” review by Heidi Harrington – Johnson

BOMB Magazine, June 2015, “Dana Levy” by Naomi Lev

Haaretz, 17 October 2014, “Rome in Petach Tikva” by Galia Yahav,

Artforum, 500 words with Dana Levy by Naomi Lev November 2012

Haaretz, October 2012 – article by Galia Yahav

Haaretz, March 2012 -review of The Fountain by Uzi Tzur

Art in America, August 2010 – “The Lush History of the Lower East Side” by Jane Harris

The Wall Street Journal, July 2010 – “Beyond Laissez – Faire Summer Fare” by Lance Esplund The New York Times, July 2010 – “Lower East Side Tale, Refracted Nine Times” by Holland Cotter

ArtAsiaPasicific, Nov/Dec 2008, “Auspicious Start For New Festival In Israel” by Simon Castets Jewish Times Cleveland, April 2008, “Immigration’s many faces is focus of SPACES exhibit” by Fran Heller

Time Out Tel Aviv , February 2008, “Habitat” review by Galia Yahav

AfterImage October 2006, “Existence and the Other: Borders of Identity in Light of the Israeli/ Palestinian Conflict” by Adi Louria – Hayon