biografía de Georgia O'KEEFFE (1887-1986)

Personal data


Birth : 11/15/1887 - Sun Prairie WI Wisconsin, United States
Death : 03/06/1986 - Santa Fe NM New Mexico, United States
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : United States

Education

Pupil of / student of Alan BEMENT [ 1876-1954 ]
Pupil of / student of Kenyon COX [ 1856-1919 ]
1905 – 1906 : The Art Institute of Chicago – 111 South Michigan Avenue – Chicago IL, United States
Pupil of / student of John H. VANDERPOEL [ 1857-1911 ]
1906 – 1907 : The Art Students League of New York – 215 West 57th Street – New York NY, United States
Pupil of / student of William Merritt CHASE [ 1849-1916 ]
1914 – 1916 : Columbia University – 2960 Broadway – New York NY, United States
Pupil of / student of Arthur Wesley DOW [ 1857-1922 ]
1971 : Columbia University (Hon. LHD) – 2960 Broadway – New York NY, United States
1971 : Brown University (Hon. DFA) – Providence RI, United States
1972 : Minneapolis College of Art and Design (Hon. DFA) – 2501 Stevens Avenue South – Minneapolis MN, United States

Professional data


Work and Life

1975:Paints again with an assistant, Santa Fe NM, USA
1973:Starts modelling the clay
1971:Lost of her central vision
1945:Lives and works in Albuquerque NM, USA
1924:Marries STIEGLITZ Alfred
1918 – 1949:Lives and works in New York City NY, USA
1908 – 1912:Stop painting for advertising
1902:Lives and works in Williamsburg VA, USA


Affiliated to an association

American Academy of Arts and Letters – New York NY, United States
National Institute of Arts and Letters – New York NY, United States

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Oil
Print-Multiple : Lithograph in colors
Photography :
Drawing-Watercolor : Charcoal - Gouache - Pastel - Watercolour

Subject

flowers
still life
landscape

Movements and styles

Abstraction
American Abstraction 1910-1960
American Modernists

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2005

Goergia O’Keeffe et le Nouveau Mexique: un sentiment du lieu
Albright Knox Art Gallery – Buffalo NY, United States
2005 – 05/08/2005

2003

Kunsthaus – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
10/24/2003 – 02/01/2004

Some Memories of Drawings 1968
Woodward Gallery – New York NY, United States
06/26/2003 – 07/31/2003

2002

O’Keeffes’ O’Keeffes, The Artist Collection
Louisiana Museum for Moderne Kunst – Humlebæk, Denmark
02/08/2002 – 05/20/2002

Georgia O’Keeffe. Naturalezas íntimas
Fundación Juan March – Madrid, Spain
02/08/2002 – 06/02/2002

2001

Gerald Peters Gallery – Santa Fe NM, United States
2001

1966

Retrospective
MFAH Museum of Fine Arts – Houston TX, United States
1966

Retrospective
Amon Carter Museum – Fort Worth TX, United States
1966

Retrospective
The Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1966

1960

Retrospective
Worcester Art Museum – Worcester MA, United States
1960

1946

Retrospective
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1946

1943

Retrospective
The Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1943

1927

Retrospective
BMA Brooklyn Museum of Art – Brooklyn, New York NY, United States
1927

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2004

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Joan T. Washburn Gallery – 20 West 57th Street 8th Floor – New York NY, United States

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Greenberg Van Doren – 7th floor 730 Fifth Avenue – New York NY, United States

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Lawrence Rubin Greenberg Van Doren Fine Art – 730 Fifth Avenue, 7th Floor – New York NY, United States

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Barbara Mathes Gallery – 41 East 57th Street – New York NY, United States

2001

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Barbara Mathes Gallery – 41 East 57th Street – New York NY, United States

13th Annual Works on Paper
New York NY, United States
03/02/2001 – 03/04/2001
Represented by : Gerald Peters Gallery – 24 East 78th Street – New York NY, United States

Artpalmbeach – 4th Modern & Contemporary Art Fair
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches – West Palm Beach FL, United States
01/10/2001 – 01/15/2001
Represented by : Robert Henry Adams Fine Art – 715 North Franklin Street – Chicago IL, United States


Group exhibitions

2005

Georgia O’Keeffe and Andy Warhol: Flowers of Distinction
Georgia O’Keeffe Museum – Santa Fe NM, United States
05/13/2005 – 01/08/2005

2004

In the American Grain
Santa Barbara Museum of Art – Santa Barbara CA, United States
02/14/2004 – 05/09/2004

2002

Made in USA : L’Art américain de 1908 à 1947
Musée Fabre – Montpellier, France
04/12/2002 – 06/23/2002

Made in USA : L’Art américain de 1908 à 1947
Musée des Beaux-Arts – Rennes, France
01/17/2002 – 03/31/2002

2001

Made in USA : L’Art américain de 1908 à 1947
Musée des Beaux-Arts – Bordeaux, France
10/10/2001 – 12/31/2001

Places of Their Own : Emily Carr, Frida Kahlo and Georgia O’Keeffe
McMichael Canadian Art Collection – Montréal QC, Canada
06/29/2001 – 09/09/2001

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2001

Women Artists in the 20th and 21st century
Publisher: Taschen – Hohenzollernring 53 – Cologne, Germany
Author: Grosenick Uta – Cologne, Germany
2001
ISBN : 3822858544


Dictionaries

1999

Who Was Who in American Art 1564-1975 – 400 years of Artists in America
Publisher: Sound View Press – 859 Boston Post Rd. – Madison CT, United States
Director of publication: Falk Peter – 859 Boston Post Rd. – Madison CT, United States
1999
ISBN : 0932087558


Periodicals

2002

BOURUET-AUBERTOT Véronique – Georgia O’Keeffe : le sexe de l’art
in: Beaux Arts Magazine n° 214 p. 39
Paris, France
03/2002

DE DIEGO Estrella – Georgia O’Keeffe: A Portrait de Alfred Stieglitz. El pintor y la modelo revisitados
in: Arte y Parte n° 38 p. 18
Santander, Spain
04/2002-05/2002

Arte y Parte n° 37
Santander, Spain
02/2002-03/2002

2001

INDYKE Dottie – Georgia O’Keefe, Gerald Peters
in: ARTnews p. 180
New York NY, United States
11/2001

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