Sam Lewitt is an American contemporary artist, he was born in 1981 in LA, and he currently lives and works in New York. He took a Bachelor Degree in 2004 at the School of Visual Arts in New York , and he attended in 2005 an Independent Study Program at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York. In 2012 his work was included in the annual edition of the Whitney Biennial.

Sam Lewitt
Sam Lewitt
Los Angeles, 1981

Past Exhibitions

Sam Lewitt: Less Light Warm Words

The Swiss Institute Contemporary Art New York
08/06/2016 — 24/07/2016

Sam Lewitt: More Heat Than Light

Kunsthalle Basel
01/04/2016 — 29/05/2016

Solo Shows


“The Westreich Wagner Collection” Centre Pompidou, Paris
“Less Light Warm Words,” Swiss Institute, New York, NY
“More Heat Than Light”, Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland
“More Heat Than Light (Airbnb)”, New York, NY
“More Heat Than Light”, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA

Group Shows


“Viva Arte Viva”, 57th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Los Angeles Country of birth: USA Date of birth: 1981 Lives in: New York, USA