Georgia O’Keefe, 1918. Photographer, Alfred Stieglitz.
The artistic brilliance of Georgia O’Keeffe revolutionized modern art in both her time and in the present. With her paintings she vividly portrayed the power and emotion of objects of nature.
Georgia O’Keeffe was married to the pioneer photographer Alfred Stieglitz (1864-1946) in 1924. It was at Stieglitz’s famed New York art gallery “291” that her charcoal drawings were first exhibited in 1916. The union lasted 22 years, until Stieglitz’s death.