Samuel Wade Levy

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Samuel Wade Levy

Brooklyn, NY


Blurb:

Sam moved to New York City in 2003 and worked as an assistant for the sculptor, Ursula Von Rydingsvard. He earned an MFA in Painting in 2009 from The New York Studio School and is a current faculty member there. He is also visiting faculty at The Telluride Painting School in Colorado, teaching drawing and painting intensives.
In 2015, Sam completed The Jentel Artist Residency in Banner, Wyoming and was the New Year's Benefit Gala Honoree for The Ah Haa School For the Arts in Telluride, CO. He has travelled and worked in Italy, France and the American West. He lives and maintains a studio in Brooklyn, NY.


Exhibitions

2018
Into View at Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2017
Alumni Show at The New York Studio School, New York, NY
2016
Ourselves Somewhere at Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2016
(Human Mysteries) curated by Clintel Steed at Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY
2015
Divining Line at Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2015
New Years Eve Gala Benefit Honoree at Ah Haa School For The Arts, Telluride, CO
2014
(fig' yer -e- tiv) at Anyway MGNT, Brooklyn, NY
2013
Collo: The Act of Sharing Space at Warehouse Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2013
Group Show at Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2012
Mythologies at Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2012
Group Show at Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2011
20th Annual Juried Exhibition, Stanley Lewis at The Bowery Gallery, New York, NY
2010
Painting Governor’s Island at Governor’s Island, New York, NY
2008
Landsketch-isms at The New York Studio School, New York, NY

Awards

2017
Lecture: The Space Between, Telluride Painting School
2015
Artist Residency, Jentel Artist Residency, Banner, WY
2015
Benefit Honoree, The Ah Haa School of Art, Telluride, CO
2014
Lecture: The Surprise of Seeing, October 22, 2014, Telluride Painting School
2011
Artist Residency at Governor's Island, NYC, The New York Studio School

Experience

Faculty at The New York Studio School
2013 – Present New York, NY
Visitng Faculty at The Ah Haa School of Painting
2014 Telluride, CO
Sculptor Assistant at Ursula Von Rydingsvard
2003 – 2005 Brooklyn, NY
Sculptor Assistant at Foon Sham
2000 – 2001 College Park, MD

Education

MFA in Painting at The New York Studio School
2009 New York, NY
BFA Sculpture at The University of Maryland at College Park
2003 College Park, MD