Her style was traditionalist,
without being folkloric in a popular manner. Her best-known
work is perhaps the Fruit Seller (1951; Mexico City,
Mus. A. Mod.). From 1966 she lived in Guanajuato, where
played an active role in local artistic activities.
In April 1993 the Museo-Casa Olga Costa-José Chávez
Morado was opened in León, Guanajuato.