Artist: Alice Engel Levinson Title: Meditations in Cloth Date: March 3, 2019 - April 28, 2019
Alice Engel Levinson is primarily self-taught as an artist. In 2000, she left a career of twenty five years as a clinical psychologist to pursue work with textiles. In her non-traditional cloth constructions, Levinson employs a broad range of surface design processes, emphasizing layering of color and texture, movement and intuitive process. Her work has been included in exhibits throughout the United States, Italy, and Israel. It is in numerous private and institutional collections, including those of UNC Hospitals and the North Carolina Hillel Foundation. She is an owner-member of the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts in Hillsborough, NC. In addition to her personal creative work, Levinson is active as an arts advocate supporting the work of artists and arts institutions in Orange County, North Carolina.