Art Statement: Mixed Media & Photography by M. Levy
M. Levy is a self-taught photographer/artist. His mixed media & photography often express the juxtaposition of nature/culture, influenced by traditions of Deep Ecology/Ecological World Systems & Western Soto Zen Buddhism.
Levy works in both digital & film photography as well as mixed media- oils & acrylics, salvaged/found materials, photographs, artifacts & newspaper.
He is originally from Fresno, CA in the San Joaquin Valley. Levy teachers Special Education- Adult Transition- in San Jose & lives in Watsonville.
Levy's research interest is the impact of globalization/modernity on indigenous culture & biodiversity esp. in southern Mexico & the Mayan Tropics.