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  • Georgia O’Keeffe and the Camera: The Art of Identity

    Georgia O'Keeffe and the Camera: The Art of Identity

    American artists from Alfred Stieglitz to Andy Warhol have been enthralled by the image of Georgia OKeeffe as a woman, painter, and celebrity. Georgia OKeeffe: The Art of Identity is the first exhibition to explore the close relationship between her art and photographs taken of her.
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  • Georgia O’Keeffe: Abstraction

    Barbara Buhler Lynes, curator of the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum and the Emily Fisher Landau director of the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum Research Center, takes you on a tour of the acclaimed exhibition, “Georgia O’Keeffe: Abstraction”. “Georgia O’Keeffe: Abstraction” includes approximately 100 paintings, drawings, and watercolors by O’Keeffe. The exhibition is being organized by Barbara Haskell, Project Director and Curator, Whitney Museum of American Art; Barbara Buhler Lynes, the Emily Fisher Landau Director, Georgia O’Keeffe Museum Research Center, Santa Fe; Elizabeth Hutton Turner, Guest Curator, The Phillips Collection, Washington DC; and Bruce Robertson, consulting curator, Los Angeles County Museum of Art. The exhibition will be accompanied by a fully illustrated catalogue with essays by the organizers, excerpts from the recently unsealed Stieglitz-O’Keeffe correspondence, and a chronology of the exhibition history of O’Keeffe’s abstractions annotated by her public statements on her art. The Whitney Museum of American Art, The Phillips Collection, and the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum jointly organized “Abstraction”, the first exhibition to focus comprehensively on Georgia O’Keeffe’s abstractions over the course of her career. There have been many exhibitions devoted to O’Keeffe’s art that have either surveyed her entire career or examined different aspects of her subject matter. Unlike those, this project aims to clarify the origins and range of O’Keeffe’s radical and singular

  • Moya Brennan documentary – ‘An Irish Christmas’ (1/3)

    Documentary with the Irish Clannad singer Moya Brennan. With Dutch subtitles.

  • PositiveThoughts (self-hypnosis meditation).m4v

    PositiveThoughts (self-hypnosis meditation).m4v

    www.newamericandreamer.com For whatever reason we all seem to struggle at times with our ability to consistently maintain “Positive Thoughts”. One obvious reason is that it seems we are constantly being subjected to the negative (“No” as opposed to “Yes”). Bad news seems to be everywhere, and it seems to “always get worse before it gets better”. To such a point that we are “surprised”or feel “lucky” when we have a “good day”. New American Dreamer LLC is a brand new web based group that is dedicated to helping to change this vicious cycle of every day negativity. We do it by creating subject specific custom tailored easily downloadable mp3’s which contain easy to follow self-hypnosis meditation guides. Each mp3 contains a unique combination of custom designed voice scripts, binaural beats, and specifically keyed and tempoed music to help facilitate a more consistent positive empowering approach on a myriad of subjects ranging from relationships, business success, weight loss, smoking cessation and even menopause. This “Positive Thoughts (self-hypnosis meditation)” promotional offering contains a relaxing collection of original photography set to video along with an adaptation of our free “Positive Thoughts” mp3. This compilation as well as the abbreviated script was created by award winning indie musician, and IACT certified Hypnotist Geno McManus (gmcmusic.com) and was custom designed for New American Dreamer LLC to showcase “who we are and what we do”. New American

  • Cos Cob – By Georgia O’Keefe

    Check out these Georgia O’Keeffe images:

    Cos Cob (1926); O’Keeffe

    Image by Children of the Concrete
    The display reads:

    Georgia O’Keeffe
    U.S., 1887 – 1986

    Cos Cob
    1926
    Oil on canvas

    Purchase, U.S. State Department Collection, 1948

    Cos Cob is typical of Georgia O’Keeffe’s best-known works: isolated, cropped, up-close images of flowers and plants, rendered in a simplified manner. The painting depicts a skunk cabbage from an early spring garden and is from a series of skunk cabbage paintings from the 1920s, the decade in which O’Keeffe achieved recognition as one of America’s most important artists.

    The title Cos Cob, inscribed by O’Keeffe on the painting’s back, refers to a section of Greenwich, Connecticut, which O’Keeffe visited. From 1890 until 1920, Cos Cob had been an art colony for American Impressionists such as Childe Hassam. During that time, the town was changing from a small farming and fishing community to the rich New York suburb that it remains today.

  • Driadas.Celtic New Age.

    En la mitología griega, las Dríades son las ninfas de los robles en particular y de los árboles en general. Surgieron de un árbol llamado «Árbol de las Hespérides». Algunas de ellas iban al Jardín de las Hespérides para proteger las manzanas de oro que en él había. Las dríades no son inmortales, pero pueden vivir mucho tiempo.