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Georgia Okeeffe

Much More Than Cheeseheads -- Amazing Wisconsin Women

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 08.28.2014 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

My trip to Milwaukee got me thinking about women associated with Wisconsin and their contributions to advancing the culture and economy of the U.S. As you might guess, these contributions are significant and quite varied.

A Letter to AirBnB's CEO, With Love, From Georgia O'Keeffe

Christine Deakers | Posted 07.18.2014 | Arts
Christine Deakers

I can understand your frustrations if the gadflies are harping on the implications of your rebrand. I never intended to offend or titillate my viewers either; rather I wanted to set myself a part from others.

8 Things to Do in Taos

Curtis Ellis | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel
Curtis Ellis

Taos, New Mexico is famous for striking scenery, a vibrant mix of Anglo, Hispanic and Native American cultures, and the calaboose where Jack Nicholson was jailed in Easy Rider.

Being a Tourist in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Judith Fein | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel
Judith Fein

Last week, some friends came to visit my hometown. "We know it's a drag to have to be a tour guide in your hometown, but what if you became a tourist with us?" one of them suggested.

And the Winner Is...

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 05.17.2014 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

The Presidential Medal of Freedom may not have the name cachet of an Oscar, but it is our nation's highest civilian honor and an award to be celebrated.

10 Famous Drawings By Art History's Iconic Women

Posted 02.15.2014 | Arts

It's no secret that female artists have been overlooked and underestimated throughout art history. From painting to sculpture to photography, art tome...

$30 Million Georgia O'Keeffe Collection Makes Its Way To Arkansas

AP | Posted 11.08.2013 | Arts

BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — After years of legal wrangling, a renowned art collection including pieces by the famous painter Georg...

Modernism Unmoored

Michael Busch | Posted 10.27.2013 | Arts
Michael Busch

American Modern: Hopper to O'Keeffe, is a show in search of a purpose. Had it been given more careful curatorial consideration the exhibition could have been one of the most important of the year. Disappointingly, it falls short.

On the Culture Front: Exploring the Southwest in Canyons, Contemporary Art and Cuisine

Chris Kompanek | Posted 10.23.2013 | New York
Chris Kompanek

What was I doing canyoneering anyway? I'm more likely the guy to write about James Franco trapped in a canyon in 127 Hours than actually do it myself. As a lifelong New Yorker, my idea of exercise is walking from midtown to the village on level ground.

Georgia O'Keeffe: 'Modern Nature' at the Hyde Collection

John Seed | Posted 08.17.2013 | Arts
John Seed

Take a moment and see if you can summon up an image of Georgia O'Keeffe in your own mind. There is a good chance you see an icon: a sun-sculpted older woman whose life -- and art -- were studies in clarity and contrast.

Wanted: Post 50 Arts Judges For Huff/Post Board

Posted 05.22.2013 | Fifty

Last month, Rita Wilson, Huff/Post50's editor at large, launched a new Featured Fifty Fiction initiative aimed at discovering the hidden writing talen...

Georgia O'Keeffe's New Exhibit in Santa Fe and Old Bomb Shelter in Abiquiu

Jenny Block | Posted 07.21.2013 | Arts
Jenny Block

It began with the opening of an exhibit of the works of Georgia O'Keeffe. But it quickly became a pilgrimage to discover the woman behind the work.

Happy Birthday, Georgia O'Keeffe!

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.20.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of Georgia O'Keeffe, a painter known for her magnified blossoms and stunning southwestern landscapes. The American artist would ...

College Facing Financial Straits Will Sell Art Late Painter Georgia O'Keeffe Never Wanted Sold

AP | Posted 08.03.2012 | College

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Fisk University in Tennessee says it has completed an agreement with an Arkansas museum to share ownership of the Stieglitz Art C...

'Youth And Beauty' Of The 1920s

Posted 07.05.2012 | Arts

The best summer shows are light and refreshing while still having the power to transport you from your surroundings. Since no era was as intoxicating ...

10 Artists with FBI Files

Posted 06.12.2012 | Arts

Arnold Mesches, "The FBI Files 16," 2001; mixed media collage on paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Gif...

O'Keeffe As An Outsider

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.24.2012 | Arts

Georgia O'Keeffe referred to herself as an "outsider," and in many ways she was, being one of the first women to demand serious attention in a male-ce...

Georgia O'Keeffe's American Southwest

AP | By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN | Posted 05.07.2012 | Arts

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Georgia O'Keeffe could handle the inhospitable conditions of the American Southwest, with its intense sun and rugged terrain. He...

What Do Women Artists Think of Women's History Month?

Kelly Darke | Posted 06.02.2012 | Detroit
Kelly Darke

We need to acknowledge that women artists have made an impact in the art world and paved the way for newer generations because of their high quality work, not just because they are women.

Annie Leibovitz's Surprising New Show

Posted 02.03.2012 | Arts

Photographer Annie Leibovitz is known for her captivating photographs of people, mostly celebrities. Her portraits, through spectacle, evoke the essen...

Yayoi Kusama and the Art of Infinity

David Galenson | Posted 02.28.2012 | Arts
David Galenson

In a contemporary art world filled with the unusual and often the bizarre, one of the very most improbable stories must be that of the Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. Her remarkable career is currently the subject of a major retrospective at Paris' Centre Pompidou.

Will the New Clyfford Still Museum Be Forced to Broaden Its Mandate?

Daniel Grant | Posted 02.05.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

It was several years after the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh opened in 1994 that the museum's trustees and administrators knew the institution needed to make a big change.

What Will Become Of Georgia O'Keeffe's Art?

AP | ERIK SCHELZIG | Posted 01.30.2012 | Home

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Fisk University's decade-long quest to generate cash from a 101-piece art collection donated by the late painter Georgia O'Ke...

The Shifting Focus of Publicity in the Art World

Daniel Grant | Posted 01.30.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

At times, publicity becomes the art itself, with the public knowing that it should appreciate some work because "it's famous" rather than because it's good, distorting the entire experience of art.

Letting Go Of Being Nice

Karen Karbo | Posted 01.14.2012 | Fifty
Karen Karbo

Four years ago, during a talk I was giving on Katharine Hepburn, to celebrate the publication of my book How to Hepburn, a woman raised her hand and a...