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  A concise history of the artist Georgia OKeeffe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Georgia OKeeffe, an American painter and wife of the renowned art crtic, Stieglitz.
OKeeffe was one of the leading figures in the 1920s U.S. reaction against avant-garde European ideas and movement towards a romantic, naturalistic art.
OKeeffe's great love was the country but she also painted cityscapes of New York "as it is felt" rather than as it is.
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 Georgia O'Keeffe - the young artist
Georgia Totto O'Keeffe was born in a farmhouse on a large dairy farm outside of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin on November 15, 1887.
When Georgia was in the eighth grade she asked a daughter of a farm employee what she was going to do when she grew up.
Georgia had first visited 291 in 1908, and later on several occasions, but had never talked with Stieglitz...although she had high regard for his opinions as a critic.
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 Georgia O'keeffe prints and posters at FulcrumGallery.com
Georgia O'Keeffe was an American abstract painter, famous for the purity and lucidity of her still-life compositions.
O'Keeffe was born in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, and studied at the school of the Art Institute of Chicago and at the Art Students League of New York.
O'Keeffe, who moved to New Mexico in 1949, is best known for her large paintings of desert flowers and scenery, in which single blossoms or objects such as a cow's skull are presented in close-up views.
www.fulcrumgallery.com /artist_okeeffe.aspx   (173 words)

  
 Vietsciences;Nguyệt Trinh; Georgia Okeeffe
Georgia O'Keeffe là họa sĩ người Mỹ, chuyên về các tác phẩm trừu tượng.
O'Keeffe đã nắm bắt tuyệt chiêu này vào tác phẩm của mình.
Here, O'Keeffe has created a composition that is both objective, because the leaves are a recognizable subject, and abstract, because the broad expanse of color compels the viewer to read the image in terms of pure form and color.
vietsciences.free.fr /biographie/artists/painters/georgia_okeeffe.htm   (1399 words)

  
 Georgia O'Keeffe Museum | About Georgia O'Keeffe
Georgia O'Keeffe was born on November 15, 1887, the second of seven children, and grew up on a farm in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin.
O'Keeffe pursued studies at the Art Institute of Chicago (1905–1906) and at the Art Students League, New York (1907–1908), where she was quick to master the principles of the approach to art-making that then formed the basis of the curriculum—imitative realism.
O'Keeffe continued to work in oil until the mid–1970s, when failing eyesight forced her to abandon painting.
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 Georgia Okeeffe Biography - Short Biography of Georgia Okeeffe, Paintings & Art Gallery, The Life, Bio, Facts & ...
O'Keeffe is chiefly known for her landscapes and paintings of desert flowers, which are often interpreted as yonic symbols.
Though O'Keeffe insisted that there was no symbolism behind her work, art critics continue to speculate about the sexual imagery in such paintings as Black Iris (1926) and Jack in the Pulpit No. 6 (1930).
O'Keeffe's boldly original American works encompassed a wide vision from taut city towers to desertscapes in such vivid hues and form "as to startle the senses," according to the narrative.
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 American Masters . Georgia O'Keeffe | PBS
For nearly a century, O'Keeffe's representations of the beauty of the American landscape were a brave counterpoint to the chaotic images embraced by the art world.
Georgia O'Keeffe was born in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin in 1887.
In 1976 her illustrated autobiography, GEORGIA O'KEEFFE was a best seller, and the next year she received the Medal of Freedom from President Gerald Ford.
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 Georgia okeefe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Georgia ÓKeeffe was taken in 1887 in Wisconsin.
Its study in Abiquiu, less than 50 miles of the museum of ÓKeeffe, is worked by the foundation of Georgia ÓKeeffe and is open to the public by the appointment.
In addition, the museum of ÓKeeffe is developing an arsenal of educative and exceeds activities to heighten the esteem of the visitor of the art of ÓKeeffe.
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 Georgia O'Keeffe's biography
Georgia knew from an early age that she was going to be an artist.
Stieglitz and O'Keeffe moved to the Shelton Hotel in New York and lived there for the next 12 years where Georgia would be inspired to paint the magnificent views from their 30th floor apartment.
One of Georgia's inspirations for her works comes from the surroundings of Sante Fe New Mexico, which she referred to as the "The Faraway".
www.georgia-okeeffe.com /biography.html   (774 words)

  
 Free Term Papers on Georgia OKeeffes Flower paintings
Another one of Georgia O´Keeffe´s flowers, the Black Iris, is noted for its sensual suggestiveness, but she insisted that she was representing the flower itself and never admitted that she had drawn it to look anything but.
Georgia OKeeffe painted everything from lilies, jonquils, daisies, irises, sweet peas, morning glories, poppies, forget-me-nots, marigolds, poinsettias, orchids, sunflowers, petunias, marigolds, and many more were reborn in her paintings.
Georgia O´Keeffe was thought to have been "sexually abused" by her father as a young child.
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 Georgia O'Keeffe
O'Keeffe's imagery is concrete, but the consequence of her concise recounting shocks us to a new awareness.
Whether O'Keeffe's work was the result of naive folly or inspired genius, her art bears dramatic witness to her wonder in life and the world.
Georgia O'Keeffe: Catalogue Raisonne, by Barbara Buhler Lynes.
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 The Image Gallery, the four topics of Georgia O'Keeffe's Paintings
According to O'Keeffe, she said, "The bones seem to cut sharply to the center of something that is keenly alive on the desert even tho' it is vast and empty and untouchable...and knows no kindness with all its beauty.
Georgia O'Keeffe's many works are separated in this Images Gallery into four distinct categories: flowers, landscapes, bones, and urban/the city.
Some museums are Gallery 291, where O'Keeffe had her first exhibition of works and the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
www.georgia-okeeffe.com /imagesgallery.html   (383 words)

  
 Free Essay Network | Georgia Okeeffe
When O'Keeffe was in the eighth grade she asked a daughter of a farm employee what she was going to do when she grew up.
O'Keeffe had first visited 291 in 1908, and later on several occasions, but had never talked with Stieglitz, although she had high regard for his opinions as a critic, I believe I would rather have Stieglitz like something...anything I had done...than anyone else I know of....
Georgia found that the thin, dry air enabled her to see farther and at times could see several approaching thunderstorms in the distance at once.
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 Georgia O'Keeffe biography
After spending a summer in New Mexico, Georgia O'Keeffe, enthralled by the barren landscape and expansive skies of the desert, would explore the subject of animal bones in her paintings of the 1930s and 1940s.
Georgia O'Keeffe was married to the pioneer photographer Alfred Stieglitz (1864-1946) in 1924.
The paintings from the latter phase of Georgia O'Keeffe's career (after her move to New Mexico in 1949) concerned a rectangular door on an adobe wall and the sky.
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 Moments in Modernism Georgia OKeeffe and Andy Warhol Flowers of Distinction
O'Keeffe is known as an early American Modernist whose work, along with that of Arthur Dove, Marsden Hartley, and John Marin, was championed and promoted by photographer Alfred Stieglitz, America's first advocate of modern art.
Those in the exhibition are from the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum's permanent collection, with the exception of four that have been loaned from private collections.
Included are the never-before-seen and earliest-known flower painting by O'Keeffe, a watercolor of 1903, and her decidedly provocative abstract flower pastel of the late 1910s, Blue Flower.
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 Georgia O'keeffe (1887 - 1986) Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Georgia O'Keeffe - Cos Cob 1926 oil on canvas Fred Jones Jr.
Georgia O'Keeffe - It Was Yellow and Pink II 1959 oil on canvas Cleveland Museum of Art American
The exhibition's eight paintings by O'Keeffe, five by Hartley, and one by Demuth acknowledge the importance of this subject to the Stieglitz circle of modernist artists.
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 Georgia O'Keeffe Biography and Summary
The American painter Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986) created a distinctive iconography that includes startling details of plant forms, bleached bones, and landscapes of the New Mexico desert--all rendered with pristine clarity.
From her roots in rural Wisconsin, painter Georgia O'Keeffe rose within an art world dominated by what she called "the men" to become the best-known female artist in the United States.
Georgia Totto O'Keeffe(November 15, 1887 — March 6, 1986) was an American artist, widely regarded as one of the greatest painters of the 20th century.
www.bookrags.com /Georgia_O'Keeffe   (213 words)

  
 Georgia O'Keeffe Online
Georgia O'Keeffe at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C. Spencer Museum of Art at the University of Kansas
Georgia O'Keeffe copyright requests handled by the Artists Rights Society.
All images and text on this Georgia O'Keeffe page are copyright 2007 by John Malyon/Artcyclopedia, unless otherwise noted.
www.artcyclopedia.com /artists/okeeffe_georgia.html   (815 words)

  
 Georgia O'Keeffe Prints
Georgia O'Keeffe was born in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin.
Yet O'Keeffe tired of the scene in New York and took the opportunity to spend increasing amounts of time in the west.
O'Keeffe spent much of her time in Taos, New Mexico, and when Stieglitz died in 1946, she took up permanent residence there, living in Taos or Santa Fe until her death in 1986.
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 georgia okeeffe        (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Georgia O'Keeffe was born in Wisconsin in 1887.
Georgia left the classroom of Texas to pursue the sales of her paintings through gallery exhibits.
O'Keeffe felt that people of that time were too busy, and she wanted to send a message to stop and smell the flowers.
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 Georgia O'Keeffe
Georgia O'Keeffe was and is considered one of the greatest female artists of the 20th century.
O'Keeffe captured the raw brilliance of nature that only she could see and exposed us to its beauty.
While most people may not be as familiar with O'Keeffe as they are with Picasso or van Gogh, we have most certainly, at one time or another, been exposed to her work.
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 Georgia O'KEEFFE
With a unique, innovative and original style, Georgia O'Keeffe stamped her independent mark on 20th century art and culture.
Born into a Wisconsin farming family, which supported and appreciated individuality, Georgia knew her destiny as a teenager.
Georgia died in 1986 at the age of 98.
www.tragsnart.co.uk /arthub/okeeffe/okeeffe.htm   (289 words)

  
 GeorgiaOKeeffe-February2002.html
After several years teaching elementary school as an art specialist,she is currently the Assistant Director of Education at the Monterey Museum of Art.There she divides her time between traveling to schools with the Museum on Wheels, a mobile international folk art exhibit, and teaching art classes at the museum.
Georgia O 'Keeffe was born in 1887,the second of seven children and grew up on a farm in Wisconsin.
O 'Keeffe continued to work until the late 1970 's, when failing eyesight forced her to abandon painting.She then became a three-dimensional artist, producing objects in clay until her health failed in 1984.She died two years later,at the age of 98.
www.lifeinthearts.com /GeorgiaOKeeffe-Feb2002.html   (1118 words)

  
 Abiquiu Area Attractions - Georgia O'Keeffe Tours
Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986) was an American artist whose extensive portfolio of work included countless paintings inspired by the landscape of northern New Mexico.
In 1989, The Georgia O'Keeffe Foundation was established to catalogue and distribute O’Keeffe’s work and to preserve the Abiquiu house.
All Georgia O'Keeffe tours last approximately one hour and are limited to a maximum of 12 people.
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 georgia * Moon Handbooks Georgia Moon Handbooks...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Scottish Highlanders in Colonial Georgia The Recruitment, Emigration, and Settlement at Darien, 17351748.
We Shall Not Be Moved The Desegregation of the University of Georgia.
In the American Grain Arthur Dove, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Georgia OKeeffe, and Alfred Stieglitz The Stieglitz Circle at th.
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 Georgia O'Keeffe Posters at Posters of Santa Fe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Georgia O'Keeffe, the person, is as much an American icon as her paintings of flowers and landscapes.
Born in 1887, she grew up in a rural environment, but was determined to be an artist by the time she graduated from high school.
O'Keeffe studied at both the School of the Art Institute in Chicago and the Art Students League in New York City from 1905-1908.
www.postersofsantafe.com /p_okeeffe.cfm   (408 words)

  
 Masterpiece poster & lesson: Georgia O'Keeffe Instructor - Find Articles
Georgia O'Keeffe began her life on a Wisconsin farm.
O'Keeffe once said that since we often ignore them in life, she decided to make her flowers too large to be ignored.
Georgia O'Keeffe chose not to sign her paintings.
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 Georgia OKeeffe Museum company news
Georgia O’Keeffe Museum to Exhibit Recent Windfall of Acquisitions
The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum is pleased to announce that its holdings have recently increased and a selection of these new works will be showcased.
The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum is pleased to announce that its holdings have recently increased dramatically — from 271 to 1102 works — and a selection of these new works will be showcased in the exhibition “A Celebration of New Works: Recent Gifts, Promised Gifts, and Extended Loans.”
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 Cat Gallery's cat art parody prints of Georgia OKeeffe's cat
Cat art parody of how Georgia O'Keeffe immortalized her cat's remains in these outrageous cat prints, which are typical of her famous skull paintings.
The cat prints of the Georgia OKeeffe cat art parody cat paintings are accompanied by the paragraph describing the story behind them.
Georgia O'Keeffe painted a variety of subjects, including flowers, buildings, figures, and abstracts, but her greatest source of inspiration was the American Southwest.
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 Georgia on their mind - Georgia O'Keeffe Museum Sunset - Find Articles
All the passion O'Keeffe felt for the land is shown in more than 80 works on display at the new museum.
Indeed, according to many accounts, O'Keeffe was legendary for driving museum directors nuts, coming in two days before a show and insisting that all the works be rearranged.
But it is well worth the trouble to see where O'Keeffe worked and lived, and that mad, tumbled landscape that inspired her art.
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 Georgia OKeeffe, Fine Art Prints and Posters
We are pleased to present to you this great gallery of fine art prints and posters the French - American impressionistic painter and print maker -Georgia OKeeffe.
Georgia OKeeffe was born on the November 15 in 1887 in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin.
Georgia OKeeffe died at the age of 98 - in 1984 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
www.artonline4u.com /Art-OKeeffe.html   (277 words)

  
 Precisionism a Painting Style
Georgia O'Keeffe's urban works are most closely associated with Precisionism which is also known as Cubist Realism.
It is a style of painting in which an object is depicted realistically with an emphasis on the geometrical form of the object.
This refers to a period of art from the 1860's all the way through to the 1970's when artists began to step back from traditional art and be different and unorthodox.
www.georgia-okeeffe.com /precisionism.html   (456 words)

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