Georgia O’Keeffe is such an amazing and prolific artist that a lifetime would not be enough to discover her works.
Georgia O’Keeffe died at the age of 98 in 1986. This artist lived in New Mexico (USA).
He is one of the essential painters of the 20th century. She is world famous and her works are like gifts. Voluptuous flowers, landscapes, aerial views, desert, are his inspirations. Paintings, sculptures, photographs she worked on all mediums.
An astonishing serenity emerges from his creations. About her work she said: “I know I am unable to paint a flower, nor can I paint the sun’s sparkle on the sand on a beautiful summer morning, but I hope I can get through the color to convey my experience of the flower or the experience that the flower makes important to me at a given time ”
More than 1000 works by Georgia O’Keeffe to see
If you adore this artist, like me, or if you don’t know her, here are 1,100 works by O’Keeffe to discover digitally, for free, from the comfort of your home.
This digital collection was digitized by the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum. It has just been put online.
The aim of this permanent digital exhibition is to provide a more complete understanding of the artist’s life and iconic work.
And if your explorations get you in a creative mood, the museum’s website has designed a host of O’Keeffe-inspired activities for young and old. For discovery it’s here