Create! Magazine | Silvia Levenson
Using Glass To Explore Strength & Fragility: Interview With Silvia Levenson
Article by Christina Nafziger
Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Silvia Levenson immigrated to Italy in 1981, during the “disappearances” of the Dirty War . She explore daily interpersonal relationships through installations and objects that state firmly what is usually felt or whispered. Her work is centralized on this unspeakable space, which is oftentimes so small, located between what we can see and what we feel and use glass to reveal those things that are normally hidden.
Join us in conversation the artist tells us about the hardships of her past, her experience emigrating, and why using glass as a material is the perfect way to convey her message in her art. Plus, Silvia shares with us a meaningful encounter with artist Louise Bourgeois and how it shaped her outlook and life path.
Published on 12/06/2021
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