Georgia O’Keeffe Museum tackles color blindness of its visitors

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Georgia O’Keeffe Museum tackles color blindness of its visitors

This composite image provided by The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum shows Georgia O’Keeffe’s painting, “Trees in Autumn,” as seen with normal color vision, left, and as seen by people with color vision deficiency.
This composite image provided by The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum shows Georgia O’Keeffe’s painting, “Mariposa Lilies and Indian paintbrush, 1941,” as seen with normal color vision, left, and as seen by people with color vision deficiency.
Georgia O’Keeffe stands next to her original oil paintings during a press review of her 121 paintings, watercolors and drawings on exhibit at the Whitney Museum of American Art, in 1970 in New York. The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum is partnering with EnChroma to lend museum visitors with color-blindness special glasses that allow them to see color.

Georgia O’Keeffe Museum tackles color blindness of its visitors

This composite image provided by The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum shows Georgia O’Keeffe’s painting, “Trees in Autumn,” as seen with normal color vision, left, and as seen by people with color vision deficiency.
This composite image provided by The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum shows Georgia O’Keeffe’s painting, “Mariposa Lilies and Indian paintbrush, 1941,” as seen with normal color vision, left, and as seen by people with color vision deficiency.
Georgia O’Keeffe stands next to her original oil paintings during a press review of her 121 paintings, watercolors and drawings on exhibit at the Whitney Museum of American Art, in 1970 in New York. The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum is partnering with EnChroma to lend museum visitors with color-blindness special glasses that allow them to see color.
If you go

What: First Friday Art Activity: EnChroma.

When: 5-7 p.m. May 3.

Where: Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, 217 Johnson St., Santa Fe.

More information: Visit https://bit.ly/2vmb4xv or call (505) 946-1000.

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