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 boingboing.net 
(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.