England: Amy Winehouse exhibit at London’s Jewish Museum

 

Amy Winehouse seemed to live in the limelight, but her fans never knew the private person. An exhibition at London’s Jewish Museum aims to reveal an intimate side to a troubled star who was also, in the words of her older brother Alex, “simply a little Jewish kid from North London with a big talent.” The exhibit — Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait — brings together items from the late singer’s London childhood, her stage-school years and her short but stratospheric career in music — from her first guitar to a posthumous Grammy Award.

Details: www.jewishmuseum.org.uk/

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