DANA LEVIN (b. 1969) American, began her fine art education at the age of 16, attending the New World School of the Arts in Miami, Florida. She continued her studies at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where her achievements earned her an early graduation with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree. Moving to Italy to train in the techniques of the European masters, she completed three years at the Florence Academy of Art, where she joined the faculty. In search of subjects for her paintings, Levin's travels have taken her throughout the United States, Europe, the Middle East and South America. She has been awarded numerous prizes and scholarships from organizations, which include the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco, the Art Renewal Center and the
John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Fund.