Hunter Drohojowska-Philp

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp is a journalist and art critic specializing in the topics of art, design and architecture. Full Bloom: The Art and Life of Georgia O’Keeffe, her first book and the most definitive biography of the artist to date, was published by W.W. Norton in September, 2004 and was released in paperback in November, 2005.

She recently completed the text for Modernism Rediscovered Volume II, the architectural photographs of Julius Shulman, which is being published by Taschen in the summer of 2007.

Many of her articles on O’Keeffe were originally published in Art News magazine, where she is a West Coast contributor. In addition, she is a regular contributor to Artnet and The Los Angeles Times. Her writing on design and architecture has appeared in Architectural Digest, Metropolitan Home and Western Interiors and Design. She has written catalogue essays on the work of contemporary artists such as John Baldessari and Alexis Smith. Her monthly radio show on contemporary and modern art appears on Artscene Visual Radio.

From 1987 to 1996, Drohojowska-Philp held an academic position as chair of the Department of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Otis College of Art and Design. She often lectures on modern and contemporary art and in March, 2003 was honored by the International Association of Art Critics in being asked to deliver what was then called the "Clement Greenberg lecture." Her topic was Georgia O’Keeffe.

She is listed in Who’s Who in American Art. She is a member of the International Association of Art Critics, Art Table, PEN-West and The Authors Guild.