Essays Tagged: "Georgia O'Keeffe"

American Art Of The 20's and 30's

e story, and not just footnotes. Two artists who are not considered footnotes are Edward Hopper and Georgia O'Keeffe. Thomas Eakins and Winslow Homer may have influenced the course of future art in th ... e course of future art in the United States during the twenties and thirties, but Edward Hopper and Georgia O'Keeffe emerged as the inspirational new painters of distinct American traditions. Hopper's ...

(3 pages) 142 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Georgia O'Keefe

It is a thorough report on the life of painter Georgia O'Keefe Well-developed, covers thesis statement, clear story of her lifeGeorgia O'KeeffeDuri ... wentieth century, women suffered from discrimination and inferiority. An exception to this case was Georgia O'Keeffe, who captured the attention of the world with her paintings. She was the only femal ... ffe got a hundred....Everybody knew the name. She became what is known as a newspaper personality." Georgia O'Keeffe knew exactly what she wanted from life and was not frightened to reach out for it. ...

(3 pages) 351 7 4.1 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Georgia O'Keeffe's Grey Hill Forms

Applies to all Georgia O'Keeffe landscapes -When Georgia O'Keeffe painted Grey Hill Forms in 1936, she was already ... pace. Her sources of imagery lie in the world of nature, but nature interpreted with great freedom. Georgia found the thin, dry air enabled her to see farther. Her art expressed these personal emotion ... r work was influenced by someone else. Although she had earlier won awards for her still life work, Georgia was dissatisfied with casual reality as subject matter and was determined to paint her perso ...

(3 pages) 148 5 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Georgia O'Keeffe, Georgia O'Keeffe's life and description of two of her paintings.

Georgia O'Keeffe was an American painter, famous for the purity and brightness of her still-life com ... d entered 291 in a long while" (Ellen par 14). This moment set up O'Keeffe's entire life and career.Georgia O'Keeffe was well renowned for her images of gigantic flowers, city-scapes and distinctive d ... uses line, form, light and color to create depth and clarity.As I researched the life and works of Georgia O'Keeffe, I felt like I was getting to know her. She was an independent, stubborn woman who ...

(5 pages) 72 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

My views on Georgia O'Keeffe's art works and the way she paints.

Georgia O'Keeffe's work was so great because she painted things in an abstract way, but they were st ... "faraway," a location that the artist once said was " a beautiful, untouched lonely-feeling place." Georgia O'Keeffe painted familiar things of nature that were around her, such as flowers. In 1929 wh ... ws, differentiating it from the more naturalistic colouring of the other pelvis pictures.I like Georgia O'Keeffe's paintings because of the beautiful colours and oversized objects. When I look at ...

(1 pages) 47 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

This research paper discusses the link between creativity and mood disorders.

, Lord Tennyson who were suspected to have had radical mood swings. Painters like Vincent van Gogh, Georgia O'Keeffe, Charles Mingus, and Robert Schumann were similarly afflicted. Modern writers' ment ...

(5 pages) 155 0 3.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

A paper (plus bibliography) analyzing the Georgia O'Keefe painting Oriental Poppies. Two sources.

Georgia O'Keefe's Oriental PoppiesA paper (plus bibliography) analyzing the Georgia O'Keefe painting ... my visit to the Metropolitan Museum of Art I encountered some art by the American abstract painter Georgia Totto O'Keefe. When studying this artist I found that he enjoyed a long life, living from 18 ... eefe stopped painting when her eyesight began to fail. She died on March 6, 1986 at the age of 98. (Georgia O'Keefe website)In 1923, O'Keefe began painting flowers and leaves, creating some of her bes ...

(4 pages) 72 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Biography of Georgia O'Keeffe

Georgia O'Keeffe was born on November 15, 1887 in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin to a farming family, the se ... le still-lifes of rocks and other natural forms. In 1976, with Juan's encouragement, she published "Georgia O'Keeffe," a best-selling collection of her reproductions with text by the artist. She also ... irds of his inheritance to the museums and institutions in her original will.On March 17, 1997, the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum opened in Santa Fe, with its first exhibition curated by Juan Hamilton. It i ...

(6 pages) 71 1 3.9 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Response to Joan Didion's thesis in "Georgia O'Keeffe"

In the essay "Georgia O'Keeffe" Joan Didion's thesis is that style is character, and what you create reflects who ...

(1 pages) 4757 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Artist: Job Description Research Report

One world-famous artist, Georgia O' Keeffe, expressed how being an artist made her feel, words that many other artists could ...

(4 pages) 39 0 4.5 Nov/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Exhibition Critique

h is found at The Art Institute of Chicago located in Gallery 249, is a painting created in 1965 by Georgia O'Keeffe titled as Sky above Clouds IV. Sky above Clouds IV is a painting in almost all cool ... art.Figure 1. Édouard manet, Steamboat Leaving Boulogne, 1927,http://www.artic.eduFigure 2. Georgia O'Keeffe, Sky above Clouds IV, 1965,http://www.artic.eduFigure 3. John Marin, Movements: Boa ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2011

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Ansel Adams: Biography and Selected Works

to mountains. He expanded his repertoire in New Mexicom, where he worked with other artists such as Georgia O'Keeffe, Alfred Stieglitz, and Paul Strand. During this time, he also published instruction ... as if they receive the same lighting. Adams supposedly made this photograph while he traveled with Georgia O'Keeffe and Dave McAlpin through New Mexico, Arizona, and Colorado.While the horizontal ima ...

(5 pages) 6 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

why do I suck

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions