Paul Levy

is amost a citizen of the world, carrying the passports of the USA and the UK/EU. He writes about the arts in general for the Wall Street Journal Europe

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Born in Kentucky, he was over-educated at the University of Chicago, University College London, Harvard (PhD), and Nuffield College, Oxford; was on the staff of The Observer for many years; won many journalism prizes; was one of the people who coined the word "foodie" (and, say some, exemplifies the concept); is the author, co-author or editor of eight books, ranging from "The Official Foodie Handbook" (with Ann Barr) to "G.E. Moore and the Cambridge Apostles" and "The Letters of Lytton Strachey." With Claudia Roden he co-chairs the annual Oxford Symposium on Food & Cookery; with Michael Holroyd he is co-literary executor of Lytton Strachey; and he writes about wine for YOU Magazine, The Mail on Sunday as "Amy De Vine." He lives in an old farmhouse in Oxfordshire.

["Paul Levy" by Howard Hodgkin, 1976-80]

January 27, 2008 4:33 PM | | Comments (2)

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Very sorry to have overlooked this interesting invitation until now, when it's a bit too late to accept. Good luck.

Dear Paul Levy
From 18th to 23rd of September 2010, a new exhibition is opening at the Centre for Creative Collaboration, London.
Grey Area is the graduating show of the MFA Computational Studio Arts, Goldsmiths, University of London.
Grey Area re-thinks and re-mediates contemporary art practices in relation to new technologies. Jack Burnham (1970) predicted that our relationship with art in the Information Age would evolve from a ‘one-way’ process to a ‘two-way’ dialogue. Taking this
challenge as a starting point, the works exhibited within Grey Area operate in this dialogical space.

You are warmly invited to the private view on Friday 17th September 2010 from 6 - 9pm, at
16 Acton Street, London, WC1X 9NG

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