The Art of Amy Crehore

Brand New Paintings: Bathers' Club, 12" x 14" oil on linen, Amy Crehore 2014 (above).
Waiting Room, 10" x 8" oil on linen, Amy Crehore 2015 and pastel drawing below.
NEWS: Group show in Tokyo, Japan 7/25/15-8/16/15 "ephemeral-Territory of Girls" LINK 
Stay tuned for more new images. Amy will have 3 paintings in this Tokyo show.



News:
Tickler # 3: The Twitch Concert Ukulele designed from scratch by Amy (one-of-a-kind)
is finished. Lou Reimuller is the luthier who built this gem. (Sneak peek below.)
LINK to more pictures and description. Please inquire: amy@amycrehore.com


Also:
4/25/15: Blog post with info about Asbury Park, NJ show at Parlor Gallery:
LINK
4/18/15: Group Show w/Amy in Asbury Park, NJ at http://www.parlor-gallery.com/ 
Opening May 2, 2015 until June 7, 2015
3/2/15: Group show w/Amy in Tokyo, Japan to open this summer
at
http://jiromiuragallery.com/ curated by Shiori Matsumoto
2/28/15: New painting called Waiting Room
1/22/15: Interview with Amy about the Twitch Uke on Architects and Artisans
and on
Huff Post
1/19/15: The new Tickler # 3 Twitch Uke is on BOINGBOING
1/15/15: Announcement - new Twitch Concert Ukulele on Amy's blog , Little Hokum Rag
12/29/2014: Brand new painting- The Bathers' Club (see above and on
blog)
10/27/2014: Amy Crehore paintings are featured on Supersonicart 
9/27/2014: New prints released of "
Tomboy's Memory of Winter"
9/18/2014: New painting 
The Blue Shed,  as seen on boingboing

Amy Crehore is an award-winning professional artist who has exhibited in galleries and museums.
She has also illustrated for America's top magazines and book publishers.


Exhibited fine art: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (Richmond, VA), Portland Art Museum (OR), Museum of American Illustration (NYC), The Shore Institute of Contemporary Art (NJ,) Robert Berman Gallery (Santa Monica, CA), Thinkspace Gallery (L.A.), Roq la Rue Gallery (Seattle, WA), Copro Nason (Santa Monica, CA), Track 16 (Santa Monica, CA), Marianne Boesky (NYC), Last Rites (NYC), Ad Hoc Gallery (Brooklyn, NY), M Modern Gallery (Palm Springs & Las Vegas), Mark Murphy (Miami Basel, San Diego Comic-Con), Corey Helford Gallery (Culver City), Applegate Gallery (Santa Monica, CA), DNFA Gallery (Pasadena, CA), Outside-In Gallery (Los Angeles, CA), Mia Gallery (Seattle, WA), Marsh Gallery (Richmond, VA), Phillips Mill (New Hope, PA), Anderson Gallery (Richmond, VA), Gallery K (Washington, DC), 2nd Street gallery (Charlottesville, VA), Corvallis Arts Center (OR), Hult Center (OR), Mondo Bizzarro, (Rome, Italy), etc.

Commissioned editorial illustration: The Atlantic Monthly, Blab!, Business Week, ESPN Magazine, Esquire, Forbes, GQ, The Harvard Review, The Los Angeles Times, MS., The New York Times, Outside, The Oxford American, Playboy, Prevention, Redbook, Rolling Stone, Texas Monthly, Utne Reader, and many, many more magazines.
Book covers for Simon and Schuster, Houghton Mifflin, Beacon Press, and a children's picture book for Mikaya Press.

Awards from WESTAF, Communication Arts, American Illustration, Society of Illustrators (NYC and L.A.), plus more.
Amy Crehore was a top art pick in the Village Voice July 2008 and Metromix L.A. Feb 2009. Inked Magazine ran a print feature with an interview of Amy Crehore Feb. 2009.
Amy is the creator of "Little Pierrot" and "Monkey Love" series paintings and "Tickler" ukuleles. Amy's "Dreamgirls and Ukes" solo show took place at Thinkspace in Los Angeles, CA. She has been regularly featured on boingboing.net. Seen in Juxtapoz, Inked Magazine, American Illustration and Communication Arts Magazine. Matt Lauer featured her illustrative art on the Today Show and her double portrait of Jewel and Alanis Morrisette was chosen for Rolling Stone: The Illustrated Portraits book.

Contact:
amy@amycrehore.com