Georgia O'Keeffe Rank
About Georgia O'Keeffe
Georgia O'Keeffe was an American painter.
She is best known for the enlarged flowers, the New York skyscrapers and the New Mexico landscapes as her major themes. She is regarded as the "Mother of American modernism".
In 1977, she received the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Ford and, in 1985, she received the National Medal of Arts.
Her Personal Life
She was of Hungarian and Irish descent. She studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Art Students League in New York City. She died at the age of 98.
She was portrayed by actress Joan Allen in the TV biopic "Georgia O'Keeffe" in 2009.
Georgia O'Keeffe Rank
Famous quotes by Georgia O'Keeffe
I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale, you could not ignore its beauty.Georgia O'Keeffe
I feel there is something unexplored about woman that only a woman can explore.Georgia O'Keeffe
I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way - things I had no words for.Georgia O'Keeffe
I've been absolutely terrified every moment of my life - and I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.Georgia O'Keeffe
Nobody sees a flower really it is so small. We haven't time, and to see takes time - like to have a friend takes time.Georgia O'Keeffe
One can not be an American by going about saying that one is an American. It is necessary to feel America, like America, love America and then work.Georgia O'Keeffe
The days you work are the best days.Georgia O'Keeffe
To create one's world in any of the arts takes courage.Georgia O'Keeffe
F.A.Q. about Georgia O'Keeffe
When is her birthday?
Georgia O'Keeffe's birthday is on November 15, 1887.
In how many days is her birthday?
Georgia's birthday is in 21 days
How old was Georgia when she died?
She was 98 years old.
When did she die?
She died in March 6, 1986.
How old would she be today?
Georgia O'Keeffe would be 133 years old if she was alive today.
Where was Georgia from?
She was born in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, U.S..
Georgia O'Keeffe's Popularity
Georgia O'Keeffe was a famous American painter, who was born on November 15, 1887. As a person born on this date, Georgia O'Keeffe is listed in our database as the 13th most popular celebrity for the day (November 15) and the 4th most popular for the year (1887).
People born on November 15 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Georgia O'Keeffe is the 401st most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Georgia O'Keeffe's birthday, Georgia O'Keeffe is the 2957th most famous American.
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