Georgia O'Keeffe Museum on Instagram: ""Stieglitz had a very sharp eye for what he wanted to say with the camera. When I look over the photographs Stieglitz took of me--some of them more than sixty years ago--I wonder who that person is. It is as if in my one life I have lived many lives. If the person in the photographs were living in the world today, she would be quite a different person--but it doesn't matter--Stieglitz photographed her then.” -Georgia O’Keeffe Alfred Stieglitz began photogr
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum on Instagram: "Motivational Mondays with O'Keeffe "I feel that a real living form is the natural result of the individual's effort to create the living thing out of the adventure of his spirit into the unknown – where is has experienced something – felt something – it has not understood – and from that experience comes the desire to make the unknown – known – Making the unknown – known – in terms of one's medium is all absorbing – if you stop to think of form – as form
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum on Instagram: "Here's a midweek moment of balance and calm. What helps you restore and re-set? 🕊 Georgia O'Keeffe. Black Rock on Red, 1971. Oil on canvas, 30 1/16 x 26 1/8 inches. Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. Gift of The Burnett Foundation and The Georgia O'Keeffe Foundation. © Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. [1997.5.4] #OKeeffeInspired #GeorgiaOKeeffe"
Whitney Museum of American Art on Instagram: "Get into the groove with Georgia O'Keeffe's abstract painting Music, Pink and Blue No. 2 (1918) 🎶 In her work, O'Keeffe invented an original language of form and color that she likened to music in its ability to portray emotions beyond conscious grasp. Rather than depicting the outward, tangible forms of nature, she worked to evoke the experience of being in nature. Using undulating, biomorphic forms and a technique of gently feathering her strokes