Georgia O'Keeffe was an American artist. She was born near Sun Prairie Wisconsin. She first came to the New York art community in 1926. She made huge paintings of zoomed in blossoms. She painted them up close, as if you were seeing the image through a magnifying lens. She also painted many pictures of New York buildings which were in the same decade. She studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago fro 1905 to 1906. She went to the Art Students League in New York City in 1907. There she studied under William Merritt Chase.