Jose Levy

Jose Levy
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Biography

Born in Paris, José Lévy entered the world of design through the door of fashion. With his eponymous label José Lévy Paris, he established himself both as an outstanding colourist and as a tailor working with the utmost precision. His style, characterized by a chic that is altogether casual, uncompromising and irreverent, won him immediate success and visibility with an international audience.

José Lévy is a designer of objects, creating porcelains for the Manufacture de Sèvres, ceramics for Astier de Villatte, crystal for Saint-Louis, furniture for Roche Bobois or Gallery S.Bensimon, and clothes for himself and for others.

Lévy is Laureate of the Villa Kujoyama, Grand Prix de la ville de Paris and Chevalier des Arts et Lettres. He has collaborated with the Manufacture de Sèvres, Hermés, dyptryque, Musée de la Chasse, Perrotin Galley, St. Louis, stier de Villate, among others. He also directs creation for Cacharel, Nina Ricci, Holland & Holland, and Ungaro.

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Achievements

  • ‘Rochers’, furniture collection for Hermes, Paris, France
  • ‘Le veilleur et le Rapace’, Musée de la Chasse, Paris France
  • ‘Le veilleur et le Rapace’, Villa Kujoyama, Kyoto, Japon
  • ‘Moving Tatamis’, Galerie Joyce, Paris, France
  • ‘Les Endiablés – la suite’ collection for Cristallerie Saint Louis, Saint-Louis, France
  • ‘Wabi Sabi Shima’, Thalie Art Foundation, Brussels, Belgium
  • ‘Pavillon des Arts & du Design’, NextLevel Galerie, Paris, France
  • José Lévy pour Monoprix, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
  • Scenography for Villa Kujoyama reopening, Kyoto, Japon
  • ‘Oasis : luco noctambule’, Galerie Perrotin, Paris, France
  • Interior design for Les Cloches restaurant, Paris, France
  • ‘Vos chefs-d’œuvres’, Ma Galerie, Samuel Le Paire, Paris, France
  • ‘Judogi’ NextLevel Galerie, Paris, France
  • ‘Interface’Petit Palais, Museum of Fine Arts, Paris, France
  • ‘Les Endiablés’ collection for Cristallerie Saint Louis, Saint-Louis, France
  • ‘Jeux de tables’ furniture collection for Serge Bensimon Gallery, Paris, France
  • ‘La Collection Parisienne’ with Roche Bobois, Paris, France
  • ‘Sèvres, porcelaines contemporaines’, The State Hermitage Museum, Menshikov Palace, St Petersburg, Russia
  • ‘Mousse de Sèvres’, Galerie de la Manufacture de Sèvres, Paris, France
  • ‘Oasis : luco noctambule’, Galerie Perrotin, Paris, France
  • ‘Carpet Stories’, ToolsGalerie, Paris, France
  • ‘Dans Ma Chambre’, porcelain collection with Deshoulières, Paris, France
  • ‘Rose de Nice’, Home linen collection with Garnier Thiébaut, Paris, France
  • ‘Les Entraineuses’, perfume artistic direction with the brand Nickel, Paris, France
  • Emmanuel Ungaro, Menswear collection, Artistic Director, Paris, France
  • ‘Mon Paris’, Union Centrale des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France
  • ‘Archi-Couture, The Matrix’ (with Xavier Gonzales), Chapelle de la Sorbonne, Paris, France
  • Holland & Holland, Menswear and Womenswear collection, Artistic Director, Paris, London, New York
  • ‘La Forêt’ Carrousel du Louvre, Paris, France
  • Nina Ricci, Men collection, Artistic Director, Paris, France
  • Cacharel, Men collection, Artistic Director, Paris, France
  • ‘Six European Designers’, Fondation Cartier, Paris, France

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