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Re: favorite American Artists...O'Keeffe

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Iteachart7_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Fri Nov 09 2001 - 10:31:34 PST


In a message dated 11/8/01 9:48:15 PM Eastern Standard Time,
bkramer@srvusd.k12.ca.us writes:

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>> Hi....
>> OšKeeffe. Got this tidbit from Morales (an interesting sculptural artist
>> in his own right) who knew her...way back when he was interviewed by some
>> of us on the Getty Ed. Site.
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>> She loved to rollerskate in an old school gym near her place in the
>> southwest and when she got too old to skate herself, her assistant would
>> carry her on his back and roller skate her around the gym. Interesting
>> visual.
>>
>> Toodles.....Bunki
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Hey Bunki!
the Artist was Jesus Bautiste Morales. the gym was turned into a Gallery,
But, they Still Roller skate! I got to see this two summers ago when we went
to Santa Fe with Nancy Walker. Got to tour Georgia's house and studio too!
Thanks for sharing
Peace
Gabrielle

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