Thomas Leveritt is a half-American, half-English artist. He grew up in Texas, went to Harrow School and Cambridge University, and received an Army Scholarship into the 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards. He has received the Carroll Medal for Portraiture from the Royal Society of Portrait Painters, the Somerset Maugham Award for Literature and the Betty Trask first novel award. His paintings are held by institutional collectors including Oxford, Cambridge, and the Duke & Duchess of Devonshire.
DIGITAL He gets involved with re-engineering cameras for the non-visible spectrum, resulting in this 2014 viral video. He produces commercials and other digital projects through a production company in New York [link].
SOME WRITING 'The Pale Cast of Thought,' about ayahuasca (Harper's Magazine); his 2008 novel: 'verbally dazzling' (Guardian), 'love story, tone poem, and seething meditation on history and politics... by turns exuberant, furious, bawdy, and mournful' (New Yorker), with a 'frankly awful jacket' (Daily Mail).
CONTACT: tmj at leveritt dot com