Amy Crehore

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About me

Industry Arts
Occupation Painting
Location West Coast, United States
Introduction is an award-winning American artist who has shown her paintings in galleries and museums from coast to coast. In 2015, she exhibited in Tokyo, Japan. Amy has illustrated for most of America's top magazines such as Rolling Stone, Esquire, ESPN, Playboy, to name only a few. Amy's "Dreamgirls and Ukes" solo show took place in Los Angeles, CA. Featured by boingboing, Juxtapoz, Inked magazine, American Illustration and Communication Arts Magazine, and more. She is also known for her "Monkey Love" series, "Little Pierrot" series and "Tickler" ukes. Please visit: amycrehore.com for more information and images.
Interests Painting, Cats, Monkeys, Vintage Instruments, National Guitars, Ukes, Washboards, Comics, Graphic Arts, Art History, Pop Culture, Designer Toys, Black Music from the 1920's, Movies, Books, Playing Hokum Music, Anime Figures
Favorite Movies Films by Audrey Wells, Hitchcock, David Lynch, Tim Burton, Woody Allen, Roman Polanski, Atom Egoyan and many more
Favorite Music Blues, Rags, Jugband, Early Jazz, Hokum, Leonard Cohen, Angelo Badalamenti, Nino Rota, Shangri-Las, Little Esther, Memphis Minnie, Papa Charlie Jackson, Memphis Jugband, Tampa Red