The harsh landscapes, the contrast of parched red earth and startlingly blue sky, the forbidding wind-carved mountains led Georgia O’Keeffe to create graphic paintings full of texture and shape.
Equally, travelling through New Mexico will inspire you, beginning with Sante Fe. Founded by Spanish colonists in 1610, this soulful city is the oldest state capital in the United States and the gateway to New Mexico. Tiny weavers’ villages and bustling market towns like Taos and Cordova await you.
Culture too; Georgia O'Keeffe's homes give you an insight into her creativity - whilst New Mexico’s museums give you an understanding of the state’s art and history.
Don't just take our word for it... read Nigel Richardson's 'Journey into 'the painted desert'' in The Sunday Telegraph here >>