DAILY ART FIX: Georgia O’Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz: Love and Art Amidst the Spanish Flu

Art world links which caught my eye…

Alfred Stieglitz “Georgia O’Keeffe”

We remember Georgia O’Keeffe as a painter of flowers and bones. Less known are the intimate series of photographs made of her by art world pioneer Alfred Stieglitz, her future husband. Key quote from the article:

Although Stieglitz created over 300 photographs of O’Keeffe throughout their long relationship, it was in 1918, when the heat of their love was brand new and the world was in chaos, that his camera lens became the instrument of his passion, exploring every inch of her face, her long graceful limbs and naked body often in languid repose. 

Read the full article here: ART & OBJECT – Georgia O’Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz: Love and Art Amidst the Spanish Flu

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