‘O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: Making Modernism’ co-curators examine the parallel lives and practices of these three pioneering artists, and reflected on how each artist forged a bold and original approach to modernism.
Cody Hartley, ‘Making Modernism’ co-curator and Senior Director, Collections and Interpretation, Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
Lesley Harding, ‘Making Modernism’ co-curator and Curator, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Victoria
Dr Kyla McFarlane, Acting Curatorial Manager, Australian Art, QAGOMA (Host)
Denise Mimmocchi, ‘Making Modernism’ co-curator and Curator, Australian Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales
‘O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: Making Modernism’ showcases the iconic art of Georgia O’Keeffe, one of the most significant American painters of the twentieth century, alongside modernist masterpieces by the celebrated and pioneering Australian artists, Margaret Preston and Grace Cossington Smith.
On view at the Queensland Art Gallery (QAG) 11 March-11 June 2017