Andy Cook is an artist, musician, poet/writer, publisher and welder who resides with his wife Kelly Cook in San Diego California. Andy was born with a talent for the Arts and has been producing artwork for the past 37 years attaining international exposure for his visual art, music, and poetry.
In the beginning of his visual art career Andy focused on Photorealism because he can draw and paint whatever he sees, later on he began to introduce elements of Abstract Expressionism and Impressionism into his work. His work has been displayed in numerous art galleries across the country and he has also curated many art and music events. A welder by trade, Andy uses metal in his artwork from sculptures, to frames, to functional art. Andy is the co-founder of Cook Creative and RED.
Andy is a percussionist and has performed internationally with a number of musical groups and poets. He has recorded over twenty five records and continues to record music with his band, Son of the Widow . He was President of the Louisville Poets’ Guild for two years and is the author of: "State of The Universe Address", and is one of the authors of "Reflections Upon the 50th anniversary of Jack Kerouac’s On The Road", and "Myth of Myself".