Happy Birthday Georgia O'Keeffe
November 15 is the birthday of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe. Born in Wisconsin in 1887, O'Keeffe spent a large part of her career out west where her work the focused on the landscape of the area. It is there she found inspiration for her large-format paintings of flowers, blooms, and desert imagery, which she is best known for. O'Keeffe died in 1986 at the age of 98. 2012 marks her 125th birthday and the 15th anniversary of The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The museum is dedicated to her life and and her art. Be sure to check out some of the wonderful books AADL has featuring her beautiful work.