She was born in Buenos Aires (Argentina) in 1957, she lives in Italy since 1981.
Descended from a family of Jews who escaped the Russian pogroms of 1904, she herself in turn fleeing Videla's Argentina. Silvia Levenson scrutinizes the cruel domestic arena with an enviable black humor as a survivor. He has exhibited in several collective and personal exhibitions and is present in numerous public collections, including The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, the Museum of Fine Art, Houston, USA and the Coleccion Casa de Las Americas, Cuba.
It is present regularly in the most important international contemporary art fairs.