Museum News

Posted on: November 1, 2016

BBC Documentary on Georgia O'Keeffe Available on Youtube

BBC Television from Great Britain traveled to Sun Prairie, Madison, New York City, Lake George in New York and on to New Mexico for documentary on Georgia O'Keeffe. This film includes footage of earlier interviews with Georgia and gives the viewer a good understanding of Georgia's paintings by showing the actual landscape she viewed while cutting to her painting of that subject matter. The documentary was created to bring attention to a traveling exhibit of Georgia O'Keeffe's original works which ended on October 30th in London. This exhibit will now move to Austria and from there to Toronto, Canada later in 2017.

The documentary includes parts of an interview with Catherine Krueger of Madison, the daughter of Catherine O'Keeffe and niece of Georgia O'Keeffe. Catherine Krueger loaned several item belonging to her Mother to the Sun Prairie Museum for the O'Keeffe Sisters Exhibit.

Click the link below to view the entire documentary on Youtube.

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