MFA California College of the Arts (CCA) in 2012, BFA from the University of Michigan School of Art and Design.
Cara Levine lives in Los Angeles, CA. Levine is an artist exploring the intersections of the physical, metaphysical, traumatic and illusionary through sculpture, video and socially engaged practice. She is the founder of This Is Not A Gun, a project that catalyzes dialogue about police brutality and systematic racism through creative community action. She is a senior lecturer in sculpture at Otis College and an instructor at ECF, Exceptional Children’s Foundation in Inglewood CA, working with adults with developmental disabilities, a community she has been involved with beginning in 2011. Levine has taught sculpture at California College of the Arts, University of California at Berkeley and Lewis and Clark College in Portland OR.
She has shown work in various places including the Wattis Center for Contemporary Art in San Francisco, YoungArts Miami Art Basel and The Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv. She has been a recent artist in residence at The Arctic Circle Residency, Santa Fe Art Institute for Equal Justice, Sim Residency in Iceland and Anderson Ranch in Colorado CO. She has hosted workshops at Marciano Art Foundation, The DeYoung Museum, and The Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive.