Jonathan Jay Levine CV

Solo Exhibition History

2015

Remember Your Magic: A Solstice Wand Making Exhibition & Workshop, San Geronimo Community Center, West Marin, CA

Return of the Light: A Magic Wand Making Workshop & Exhibition, Pacifica Community Center, Pacifica, CA

2014

Necromantium: Altar Installation, Reclaiming Spiral Dance, San Francisco, CA

 

2013

Divine Masculine: Altar Installation, Reclaiming Spiral Dance, San Francisco

1999

Grey Matters, Bahar Meets Angela, San Francisco, CA

 

1998

Claude Nine Salon, San Francisco, CA

1998

Spaghetti and Ravioli Salon, San Francisco, CA

Cowboys and Angels Salon, San Francisco, CA

 

1997

Invision Optometry, San Francisco, CA

Cinta Salon, San Francisco, CA

 

1996

560 Hayes Clothing, San Francisco, CA

 


Group Exhibition History

2014

Animals & Nature: Sculptures & Encaustics, Creative Framing & Gallery, Oakland, CA

Necromantium: Altar Installation, Reclaiming Spiral Dance, San Francisco, CA

Cosmic Mass: Master Altar Builder to the 4 Directions, Oakland, CA

 

2012

Altar to the Fey, Reclaiming Spiral Dance, San Francisco, CA

 

2011

Art as Liminal Space: Threshold of Transformation, Alumni Exhibition, John F. Kennedy University, Berkeley, CA

 

2009

Add. Make. Love. A Collaborative Art Show. John F. Kennedy University,Berkeley, CA

Axii. John F. Kennedy University, Berkeley, CA

 

2008

Ancestral Passage, John F. Kennedy University, Berkeley, CA

4x4, John F. Kennedy University, Berkeley, CA

 

2003

4 Corners. San Francisco, CA

 

2002

Art/Wear, Build Gallery. San Francisco, CA

 

1999

Six4Six Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

1998

Melting Point Art & Design. San Francisco, CA

 

1997

Open Studio, San Francisco, CA

Deciduous, San Francisco, CA

 

1996

San Francisco Art Institute Senior Show, San Francisco, CA

San Francisco Art Institute Spring Show, San Francisco, CA

 

1995

L.A. Art Seen. Beverly Hills, CA

 

1994

Jim White Enterprises via L.A. Art Seen. Beverly Hills, CA

Gallery LaGreca. San Francisco, CA

Isola Bella, via L.A. Art Seen. Los Angeles, CA

 

1992

Art LA. Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA

 

1991

Imageland. Century City, CA



 

Research and Residencies

2014

Bird Medicine: Research Trip to Sacred Sites, England & Ireland

 

2013

Bird Medicine: Spiritual Exploration & Excursion, Bolinas, CA

 

2012

Research Trip to Sacred Sites and Eco-villages, England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Germany, Italy

 

Education

 

2011

John F. Kennedy University, Master of Arts, Transformative Art

 

1996

San Francisco Art Institute, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting

 

Highlights

 

  • Master of Arts degree recipient

  • Facilitator of Magic Wand Making Workshops

  • Art making guide for the mentally ill

  • Works with children, adults, and families in art making

 

Professional Experience          

 

2010 - present

Remember Your Magic: Make Magical Objects From Nature, Art Making Guide and Facilitator

 

2011 - 2012

NAMI, San Francisco (The National Alliance on Mental Illness), Art Studio Assistant

Responsibilities: Co-planning and co-facilitating therapeutic art groups, maintaining supplies, teaching art techniques.

 

2009 - 2010

3antlers: Holding Space for Sacred Collaboration 

Art Making Guide and Co-facilitator

 

1990 – PRESENT

The Art of Jonathan J Levine, Fine Artist, Storybook Illustrator, Magic Wand Maker, Photographer

Creates inspiring artwork and poetry, ritual tools, medicine rattles and magic wands for individuals, metaphysical gift shops and bookstores. Designs hand drawn illustrations, original handmade wedding invitations and place cards, sculptor, and installation artist.