Category: Other art

Other Elvis Art, part 2: Joe Petruccio

Rock artists and sports heroes are portrayed in a whole new light when legendary artist Joe Petruccio puts his  paintbrush to canvas. He has earned himself such notable positions as serving as the Official Licensed Artist for  Graceland, Muhammad Ali and Frank Sinatra. He is also the official artist for Hard Rock Cafe and worked

Other Elvis Art, part 1: Betty Harper

I “discovered” Betty a long time ago, long before there was internet, in 1979 when I found a copy of her book “Newly discovered drawings of Elvis Presley” at the American Book Centre in Amsterdam. Until today the book has still a prominent spot on my bookshelf with art books between Hopper and Wyeth 🙂