Amy Van Winkle Artist artworks for sale
Artist: Amy Van Winkle
Live in: Santa Fe, NM, United States
Artworks for sale: 8.00
Amy Van Winkle Artist Bio:
Amy was born in Norwood, MA. After a few moves, her family settled outside of Chicago. Her early artistic pursuits involved a #2 pencil and a sketchpad. From there she began creating mixed media work on canvas with old textbooks and acrylic. In 2000, Amy moved to Hong Kong and began traveling around Southeast Asia. She opened a home decor shop in September of 2001 and represented artists from her travels in Vietnam, Thailand and Laos as well as local Chicago artists. She also began showing and selling her work and building a following. Amy’s a painter and utilizes different mediums, including encaustic and oil, Her influences include Gerhard Richter, Mark Rothko and Richard Diebenkorn. Along with other artist's influences, she acknowledges the role of personal experiences in shaping her work. Although she creates quite spontaneously, there's always a hint of structure and control to her paintings.