Kenny Scharf

  • Date of birth: 1958
  • Location: Los Angeles
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Kenny Scharf (1958) is an American painter from Hollywood, Los Angeles. He now works and lives in Brooklyn, New York. His work features imagery of animated cartoons that were popular during his childhood, like The Flintstones and The Jetsons. He likes to play with popular culture and give it a twist. Scharf was friends with fellow artist Keith Haring, and was a key figure in the East Village art scene of the 1980’s.