Ingrid Croce In The San Diego Women’s Hall of Fame

After a career as a musician and performer and the tragic death of her husband, songwriter Jim Croce, Ingrid found ways to flourish in San Diego, becoming a self-made entrepreneur, restaurateur, author, publisher and philanthropist.

Inspire Pecha Kucha Night

In November 2017, Ingrid was honored to present a Pecha Kucha speech on her life, art, and inspirations at San Diego’s Museum of Photographic Arts.

A Conversation with Ingrid Croce and Jimmy Rock

It’s likely that no musician is more identified with San Diego than the late Jim Croce. His face and surname are among the most visible images in downtown San Diego…

Jim Croce’s Story Revealed in New Book

It’s hard to believe that one of rock’s most tragic tales – the untimely death of Jim Croce – has never been told faithfully in book form. This changed with the recent release of I Got a Name: The Jim Croce Story

Business Tourism Jim Croce’s widow talks about life after Jim

Born in Philadelphia. Lives in Bankers Hill with her husband, Jimmy Rock. Son is A.J. Croce, 40, also a musician and well-known performer.


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Thinking back to creating this series on Moorea back in 2011. 
No better way to / Haiku, crystal clear waters / Ocean breeze surrounds
When I was at Rhode Island School of Design, Jim Croce bought me three haiku books. I have cherished them for my entire life. Jim loved the art of haiku. The sound of it. Deep pain and deep calm oscillate through the lines. I’ve used his favorite haiku poems as inspiration for my collages — all of love, loss, and memory sing through the syllables of his poems. I hope they sing for you too.
Christian Zervos’ 33-volume catalogue of Picasso’s work is a monumental achievement, the culmination of a life time of critique and dedication. Making my own, modest attempt at a “catalogue raissoné” is a reminder of where I’ve been - and inspiration for the journey ahead. #TakeYourInventory