Marjolaine Lévy holds a PhD in contemporary art history from the University of Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV). She is an art critic and a professor of art history and theory and graphic design at the École Européenne Supérieure d’Art de Bretagne (Rennes).
Lévy is the author, among other essays and exhibition catalogs, of “Les Modernologues” (Mamco, 2017). She edited the book « 20 ans d’art en France. Une histoire sinon rien. » (Flammarion, 2018), a vast panorama of the French art scene from 1999 to today. She is a regular contributor to the Cahiers du Musée national d’art moderne and the magazine Interwoven. She is currently working on a research project on art, decor and television.
She also curates exhibitions, including « Des mots et des choses » at the Frac Bretagne in spring 2019, and « 26 x Bauhaus », a traveling exhibition presented in 2019 in the French institutes in Berlin, Bremen and Munich.