News Display: Remembering Georgia O'Keeffe
By: Education Program Gottesman Libraries
Published: 03/01/2017
Uploaded: 04/07/2017
Uploaded by: Education Program Gottesman Libraries
Pockets: Gottesman Libraries Archive, Gottesman Libraries' Education Program, News Displays
Tags: American Modernism, art education, artists, Georgia O'Keeffe

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Description/Abstract: News Display: Remembering Georgia O'Keeffe, Monday, 3/6


The "Mother of American Modernism", Georgia O'Keeffe died on March 6, 1986 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She was known for her body innovative art, which included paintings of flowers, city and landscapes, and images of bones in the desert. For a short period of time O'Keeffe attended Teachers College, where she studied under Arthur Welsey Dow, American painter, printmaker, photographer and influential arts educator.

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