The top 10 entertainment highlights on our gaydar this week: John Waters throws a Christmas party in your town, film gets Young & Wild, plus artists Frida Kahlo, Andy Warhol and Keith Harring are new again. read more
It was elimination night on the X Factor on Thursday, but we were far less concerned about the contestants’ fates and far more concerned with the ongoing battle between Demi Lovato and her eyebrows. First Frida Kahlo and now this!? Also, the makeup. Bright yellow eyeshadow and hot pink lipstick? No thank you. From the [...]
Back when we launched this series, we thought long and hard about calling it the "Douchebag Decree," ultimately deciding that a commodity designed to make women feel bad about themselves was a worthy title for a person, place, or thing...Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (AFP).- Frida Kahlo proudly wore long skirts embroidered with colorful flowers, showing off her Mexican indigenous heritage but also hiding a body contorted by childhood polio and a horrific bus crash. The late surrealist...Show More Summary
Can’t afford to buy a famous artist’s work for your humble abode? No worries: Wear some on your nails! Alright, maybe this collection of nail art isn’t exactly on the mastership scale as a real Vincent Van Gogh or Frida Kahlo, but they’re nifty indeed. Plus, we’ve already featured nail art inspired by works of [...]
¡Ay dio mio! ¿Es Frida Kahlo? Nope! It's Demi Lovato doing her best impression of the infamous Mexican artist at the X Factor Finalists Party party held at The Bazaar in the SLS Hotel Beverly Hills Monday night. In fact, she was even giving us a little Lily Collins with those dark, thick eyebrows of hers! The Disney star, [...]
At first I wasn’t sure that showing the paintings of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera together, along with all the biographical drama that comes with that, was such a great idea. I’m somewhat of a purist when it comes to looking at art—I want to be able to assess the work as context-free as possible [...]
TORONTO.- This fall, the Art Gallery of Ontario will present a major survey of masterworks by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, two renowned and prolific early 20th-century painters whose work continues to resonate with viewers around the world. Show More Summary
The Art Gallery of Ontario displays works by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, side by side. “Frida & Diego: Passion, Politics and Painting” Art Gallery of Ontario (317 Dundas Street West) October 20, 2012–January 20, 2013 Adult admission:...Show More Summary
Get details on Brad Pitt's Chanel No. 5 campaign - Styleite Is there a standard hairstyle for first ladies? - HuffPost Style Carine Roitfeld compares herself to Frida Kahlo - The Cut Gwyneth Paltrow teams up with Birchbox this monthShow More Summary
MEXICO CITY (AP).- The women on the cocktail circuit of the late 1930s were all curve-hugging dresses and gelled curls. Not Mexican surrealist painter Frida Kahlo. She graced dinner parties and theaters from Paris to New York in ribbons,...Show More Summary
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Here at NRO, we’ve rightly criticized Google in the past for its doodles — promoting gay marriage and featuring loathsome Communist Frida Kahlo, for instance, while ignoring Reagan’s 100th birthday and even Easter. But today’s doodle makes up for at least some of that: Keep reading this post...
She received an Oscar and BAFTA nomination for her starring role as Mexican artist Frida Kahlo in the aptly titled Frida back in 2002, an Emmy nomination for her appearance in TV's Ugly Betty (where she was also an executive producer) and has been in films from Puss in Boots (ok, her voice), Desperado to [...]
Peruvian feminist, activist and visual artist María María Acha-Kutscher is using the Internet to share her work. From Mexico's Frida Kahlo to Spain's "indignadas" (outraged) and Russia's Pussy Riot, Acha-Kutscher's drawings reflect the life and struggles of female artists and activists from all over the world.
The late Isabel Vargas Lizano, better known as Chavela Vargas, the ranchera singer extraordinaire, may have departed us recently but she is still making waves with her avant-garde past. Her death has brought on questions of an affair with Mexican artist Frida Kahlo at the height of her musical career in the 1960s, reports Hispanically Speaking News. read more
Name: Jamala Johns Occupation: Art Director What are you currently obsessed with? Pinterest, always. What was the last thing you pinned? A pretty photo of Frida Kahlo and Modotti. What would you never be caught wearing? Toe cleavage, not a fan! What’s your favorite word? Serendipity. Whats your biggest vice? Cake. What are you wearing? [...]Show More Summary
Just your average cigar-smoking, tequila-swigging, pistol-packing lesbian Mexican ranchera singer who may have had a love affair with Frida Kahlo.
Now you see them. Now you don’t. At least, that’s the way the website the Gallery of Lost Art works. The innovative, interactive collection sponsored by Tate features high-resolution images of many of the world’s lost masterpieces by some of the art world’s better-known geniuses, and will go offline in 340 days, according to a countdown clock at the bottom of the site. read more
Here’s some rare footage of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera hanging out with Leon Trotsky and Natalia Sedova in 1938. Here’s an awesome quote from Kahlo: “I drank because I wanted to drown my sorrows, but now the damned things have learned to swim.” And finally, here’s a picture of Frida that’s even more awesome [...]Show More Summary