Saturday, December 24, 2016

Holiday Special - Art of Amy Crehore

Click to enlarge image.
Happy Christmas Eve!
From now until December 31, 2016 midnight PST you can use the discount code
HOLIDAYBREAK for 10% off in my online SHOP where
I have original drawings and painted illustrations available from my flat files, like this surreal
oil painting of a hot pepper van that I did for Playboy in 1995.
Free shipping in USA.

Thursday, December 08, 2016

"Christmas Circus" - Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea

I am glad to be part of this upcoming show at Antonio Colombo's gallery in Milan, Italy:

More than 40 artists from all over the world,
artworks at affordable prices,

for ON and OFF line art extravaganza!

Online now

And Wednesday 14 December 2016 at the gallery,

a super party and Christmas market,

starting at 6.30 pm, till late.

Music by Massimo Giacon

108, Amy Crehore, Andy Rementer, Angela Dalinger, Charles Burns, Cinzia e Valentina, Daniela Perissinotto, Dast, Denis Riva, Elena Rapa, El Gato Chimney, Erika Nordqvist, Esther Pearl Watson, Fred Stonehouse, Fulvia Mendini, Franco Cervi, Gianni Cella, Giuliano Guatta, Giuliano Sale, Hurricane, Jeremy Fish, Ilaria Del Monte, Isabel Samaras, Joshua Huyser, Luca Di Maggio, Manuel Pablo Pace, Marco Cingolani, Massimo Giacon, Mike Giant, Miss Van, Nathalie Du Pasquier, Olimpia Zagnoli, Olinsky, Paola Sala, Russ Pope, Shout, Silvia Argiolas, Tim Biskup, Velia De luliis, Zio Ziegler and many others...

Via Solferino 44 - 20121 Milano
02.29060171 -
mar-ven 10-13 e 15-19; sab 15-19

Friday, December 02, 2016

NEW: Shop Amy Crehore

(Above: "Venice on Foot", oil on canvas by Amy Crehore 2002)
Original art from my flat files: drawings and painted
illustrations are now available in my new online shop.
More to be added in the future!
The painting above is one I did for Islands magazine illustrating a story about
Venice, Italy and a little boy with a soccer ball.
Have a look-

Sunday, November 06, 2016

New Work in Progress (Amy Crehore)

Here's a new painting in progress from sketch stage to its current stage.
It is not yet finished, but I thought you might like to see my progress.

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

New painting, "Land of the Twisted Trees", for Lang Leav

I just finished this commissioned piece for author Lang Leav.
She wanted a girl and a monkey and this is what I came up with.
I'm calling it "Land of the Twisted Trees".
8" x 10" oil on linen

Hope to see you at the Blab Show opening 8-11:30  pm
Sept. 10, 2016 at Copro Gallery if you live near Santa Monica, CA.
Follow this link to see my painting for that:

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

New Painting for the Blab Show by Amy Crehore, opening at Copro Gallery 9/10/16

"The Visitors" ©Amy Crehore 2016
12" x 12" oil on linen
14 3/8" x 14 3/8" black frame
Here's my new painting for the upcoming Blab Show.
Curated by Monte Beauchamp.
Opening Sept 10, 2016. Runs thru Oct. 1.
Contact: Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

I'll be going down to L.A. for the show and I hope to see you there.
Above image shows frame.

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

New painting for LAX/ORD show Chicago 9/3/16 (Amy Crehore)

 Bathers on the Rocks, ©Amy Crehore 2016
oil on linen mounted on wood panel, 8"x 8" with 12"x12" frame

Here's my new painting for the upcoming show LAX/ORD in Chicago curated by Thinkspace Gallery of Culver City, CA. It will take place at Vertical Gallery

I am excited to be showing in Chicago with this group of fabulous artists.
The show opens September 3rd and continues until Sept 24th.
I hope that people who live in the Chicago area can make it out to the show.
Stay tuned for more news soon...

Wednesday, July 06, 2016

Upcoming shows - Amy Crehore Sept 2016

Excited to announce that I will be participating in two fabulous group shows in Sept 2016, 
one in Chicago and one in Santa Monica, CA. Watch this blog for updates.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Works in Progress- Amy Crehore, June 2016

Forgive the lack of blog posts, but I have been quite busy.
I recently finished painting an illustration for 
(which I will show you when the time is right) 
and I am currently working on this piece of bathers (progress shown above) 
for one of two group shows in Sept. (Chicago and L.A.). 
Watch this blog for more details soon!
Also, here's the beginning of a 
commission for a very special collector (girl and monkey):

Online shop with special items and originals coming soon. 
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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Biscuit Paintings by Giorgio De Chirico

 How many "Metaphysical Interiors with Biscuits" did Italian artist 
Giorgio de Chirico do, I wonder? The top image was painted in 1916. 
He is one of my favorite painters and these biscuit paintings 
are fabulous.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Framed and Shipped to L.A. Collectors

 This week I'm framing and shipping a few "sold" works to 
3 notable Los Angeles collectors.
The frames that I chose for all of them are beautiful solid wood, made in Italy.
(see photos above and below)
 Below: Catalog for the "ephemeral" show at Jiro Miura Gallery in Tokyo, Japan 
opened to a painting of mine called "The Waiting Room" which sold during the show in Japan 
(also to a collector living in Los Angeles).

Thursday, January 14, 2016

New Painting "Moonflower Nocturne" (by Amy Crehore)

This one is small, yet detailed. 
8" x 10" oil on linen 2016
"Moonflower Nocturne" by Amy Crehore 
(private collection Collector's Shangri-La)