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Meanwhile On Tumblr: Ms. Afropolitan As Frida Kahlo And “The Good, Racist People”

By Andrea Plaid In between the “are-they-or-aren’t-they-having-an-affair” gifs of Scandal’s Kerry Washington and Tony Goldwyn and the ongoing privilege-reading on Tumblr, Racializens loved a couple of gems from the past, like Minna Salami, a.k.a. Show More Summary

Nine trailers for the High's Mexican cinema series

In conjunction with the High's massive exhibition of works by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, the museum is hosting a film series throughout the spring entitled, Extraordinary Cinematic Visions: Mexico Past and Present Through the Eyes...Show More Summary

High Museum of Art presents work by Mexican artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera

2 years agoArts : Artdaily

The High Museum of Art in collaboration with the Art Gallery of Ontario is organizing a major exhibition of work by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, the two central figures of Mexican Modernism. The exhibition ?Frida & Diego: Passion, Politics,...Show More Summary

Weekend Arts Agenda: Frida & Diego

Frida & Diego: Passion, Politics, and Painting opened yesterday at the High - just in time for Valentine's Day. Over 75 works situate husband and wife Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo within their political and aesthetic moment in Mexico's history and the history of the world.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Uncovering Clues In Frida Kahlo's Private Wardrobe

2 years agoHumor : The Presurfer

image credit: GlinG GloMo cc Frida Kahlo, born Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón, (1907 - 1954) was a Mexican painter who is best known for her self-portraits. Her work has been celebrated in Mexico as emblematic of national and...Show More Summary

Mexico City: How To Get Tickets To Visit Frida Kahlo's Wardrobe in Mexico City

2 years agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

The flamboyant artist Frida Kahlo knew there was no better runway than the runway of life and that was evident in her over-the-top style. For the first time in almost 60 years, the public can now view the extravagant wardrobe of Kahlo in Mexico City. Show More Summary

Idol Worship: Frida Kahlo, Brutal and Vulnerable

2 years agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

They never told us in school that Kahlo was bisexual and I feel conned by that, feel robbed by it. I'm proud of it.

Frida Kahlo’s Closet Opened Publicly After 58 Years, Now on Exhibit

2 years agoHumor : Laughing Squid

Some 58 years after her death, the closet of Frida Kahlo has been opened and its contents are currently on display at the Casa Azul, Frida Kahlo Museum in Mexico City in an exhibit titled Appearances Can Be Deceiving: The Dresses of Frida Kahlo. Univision News interviewed the exhibit’s curator Circe Henestrosa about what was [...]

Video: Exhibit of items newly found in Frida Kahlo's closet

In this Univision video in English, the curator of a new show at the Frida Kahlo Museum in Mexico City explains the colorful dresses, other clothing and body harnesses found 58 years after the artist's death.

Rediscovering Frida Kahlo’s Wardrobe: Feminist Fashion Icon or Cripple Chic?

Since the publication in 1983 of Hayden Herrera’s groundbreaking biography of Frida Kahlo, “Fridamania” in all its forms has flowered around the world. Her art and her appearance have become so intertwined thanks to her powerfully evocative self-portraiture that separating the two seems impossible. Show More Summary

Hot Sheet for November 30 2012

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

Demi Lovato & Britney Spears Give Us A Blast From The Past

3 years agoLifestyle / Fashion : CocoPerez

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 [...]

Douchebag Decree: Mae West and Frida Kahlo's Legacies Co-Opted in the Name of Feminine Hygiene Products

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

Frida Kahlo's personal items come out of the closet for new exhibition at Casa Azul

3 years agoArts : Artdaily

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

Awesome Nail Art Inspired by Famous Artists

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 [...]

Demi Lovato Is Serious About Them Eyebrows

3 years agoLifestyle / Fashion : CocoPerez

¡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, [...]

Frida & Diego by Elizabeth Licata

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 [...]

Art Gallery of Ontario presents major survey of masterworks by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera

3 years agoArts : Artdaily

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

Frida and Diego Embrace at the AGO

3 years agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

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

More Details on Brad Pitt's Lucrative Chanel Campaign

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

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