Celeste Orlosky

Georgia O’Keeffe is an artist whose career spans nearly seven decades. She was born in Wisconsin in 1887 and after studying art at several universities became an art teacher. During this time she created a series of abstract charcoal drawings, which she sent to a friend in New York. This friend shared these drawings with prominent photographer and gallery owner, Alfred Steiglitz who put them on display at his 291 Gallery. Steiglitz had made a reputation for displaying modern American and European art, and owned a New York gallery in America, which was first to display European artists Auguste Rodin…

celeste orlosky

art history, books, feminism, anti-capitalist, anti-colonial

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