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Georgia okeeffe presentation

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Georgia okeeffe presentation

  1. 1. Georgia O’Keefe<br />By: Alex DiBiase<br />
  2. 2. Vital Statistics<br /><ul><li>Born- November 15, 1887
  3. 3. Died- 1986 at age 98
  4. 4. Female Painter
  5. 5. Second of seven children
  6. 6. American
  7. 7. Caucasian</li></li></ul><li>Personal Background<br /><ul><li>Went to Teaching school to become an art teacher
  8. 8. Taught at Columbia College
  9. 9. Got her art work public by Alfred Stieglitz and ended up getting married to him
  10. 10. After her husbands death, she moved to New Mexico to continue her passion and paint more </li></li></ul><li>Key Historical Events<br />World War I and II<br />Parts of Cold War<br />Great Depression<br />The growth of modern art painting<br />Not many events effected her paintings<br />
  11. 11. Influences of the Art World<br />Did not have any influence from other artists<br />Influenced others though, to join in the women rights movement<br />
  12. 12. Stylistic Traits<br />Use of Warm Colors- O’Keeffe’s use of reds, oranges, yellows, and pinks show her use of warm colors<br />Abstract- uses waves, and curves in most of her paintings<br />Nature- paints many pictures of flowers, trees, and landscapes in her paintings<br />Foreshortening- making something more than it actually is in her paintings<br />
  13. 13. Conclusion<br />Overall, Georgia O’Keeffe was a great woman artist, who influenced many others to walk in her shoes<br />Great paintings<br />Took art to a whole new level<br />
  14. 14. Examples<br />Red Canna<br />Uses warm colors<br />Yellows, Reds, Pinks, Oranges<br />
  15. 15. Examples<br />Red Poppy<br />Use of Nature<br />O’Keeffe’s favorite flower to paint were poppies<br />
  16. 16. Examples<br />Shows abstraction in her art<br />Waves, and curves in her painting<br />Bright colors<br />
  17. 17. The Lawrence Tree<br />Foreshortening used<br />Shows the tree from the bottom of it, looking more than it actually is<br />
  18. 18. Thanks, Questions<br />

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