Los Angeles-based art critic and journalist Hunter Drohojowska-Philp writes about art, design and architecture. Full Bloom: The Art and Life of Georgia O'Keeffe, her first book, and the most definitive biography of the artist to date, was published by W.W. Norton in September 2004. Her most recent book, Rebels in Paradise: The Los Angeles Art Scene and the 1960s, was published in 2011 by Henry Holt. Both were best-sellers. Rebels in Paradise was chosen by the L.A. Public Library Association as one of the best books of 2011.
Drohojowska-Philp is weekly art critic for KCRW radio. (89.9 fm or kcrw.com/arttalk). Author of numerous monographs and catalog essays on modern and contemporary art, she contributes to the London-based magazine Wallpaper* and The Times of London. Over the years, she has written for Artnews, Artnet, Art in America, Artforum and Architectural Digest. She was chair of liberal arts and sciences at Otis College of Art and Design (1987-1996) and California Collections Specialist for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution (2012-2015).
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