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Georgia O'Keeffe @ Tate Modern

Georgia O’Keeffe lived a long and fruitful life, from 1887 to 1986, dying aged 98. She is, according to the exhibition blurb, a ‘foundational figure within the history of Modernism in the United States’.  2,478 more words

Art

Georgia O'Keeffe at Tate Modern

Beyond the flowers

Like most people who’ve encountered O’Keeffe’s art its the flowers and sound based abstracts that stick in the mind. So it was great to see such a broad cross section of all her work from the bones to early charcoal work. 223 more words

Photography

Alfred Stieglitz: The Eloquent Eye

H βιογραφία του σημαντικού Αμερικανού φωτογράφου Alfred Stieglitz, του κατά πολλούς πατέρα της μοντέρνας φωτογραφίας.

The Biography of American photographer Alfred Stieglitz,  the father of modern photography.

Photography

John Marin. More derivative than a driver? And played within a small sandpit?

John Marin (1870-1953, 82)

More derivative than a driver? And narrow: played within a small sandpit?

Big time in own time but not now: eclipsed by his US peers! 1,233 more words

American Art

Being Herself: Georgia

Review: Georgia: A Novel of Georgia O’Keeffe, by Dawn Tripp
Random House, 2016. 318 pp. $28

It’s one of those stories you couldn’t make up. 713 more words

Reviews And Columns

A3 Research: Paul Strand - Un Paese

Luzzara, a small town on the banks of the River Po in the Emilia-Romagna region of northern Italy appears to be an unremarkable place but, in 1953, Paul Strand collaborated with the screen writer Cesare Zavattini to photograph it. 1,925 more words

Research & Reflection

Through the Female Lens: Gertrude Käsebier’s Indians

On the 18th of May 1852, leading American pictorialist photographer Gertrude Käsebier was born in Des Moines, Iowa. Artistically trained at the Pratt Institute, then in France and Germany, she started off as a magazine photo-illustrator, opening her own portrait studio on Fifth Avenue in New York at the end of the 19th century. 1,148 more words

Art History