Mexican painter Frida Kahlo was an icon in so many ways - including in beauty (those brows, though!). While we'll never own a Kahlo original, we may just have found the next best thing. Anise International has released a collection based...Show More Summary
Victoria Villasana uses yarn to augment b&w photos of iconic people (Marilyn Monroe, Nina Simone, Frida Kahlo) to create these wonderful artistic portraits. When framed, her artwork spills out onto walls and tables: Tags: art remix Victoria Villasana
Ta da! Here’s my costume for Halloween this year. I’ve dressed as Frida Kahlo more than once, and I’ve been known to rock a (smaller!) flower crown in summer. My entire costume was made from what I had around the house including a dress I’ve worn here and here with flowers in my hair left over from my front door wreath. I felt like a queen!
I really love Halloween. I love getting dressed up. I wasn’t sure what I was going to do this year when I settled on an autumnal Frida Kahlo. I felt so gorgeous - Including the unibrow! Like far and away so much better than I do on a daily basis. Show More Summary
"I’ve been chasing the spirit of Frida Kahlo my entire life," says actress Natalia Cordova-Buckley.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Natalia Cordova-Buckley will voice the iconic artist in the role she calls "a dream come true."
Slingshot star Natalia Cordova-Buckley will lend her voice to the legendary Mexican artist Frida Kahlo in Pixar's Coco. The post Agents of SHIELD Star to Play Frida Kahlo in Pixar’s Coco appeared first on CBR.
This is, in the words of Cher Horowitz, a Monet for me. I don't love the Frida Kahlo hair on Mandy, but the rest of this seemed like it would be fun: bright and lively and flattering. But then my eyes started to hurt, and I noticed that the pattern isn't seamless. Indeed, there is…
October 18–24 by Rob Brezsny ARIES (March 21–April 19): "I am my own muse," wrote painter Frida Kahlo. "I am the subject I know best. The subject I want to know better." Would you consider trying out this perspective for a while, Aries? If so, you might generate a few ticklish surprises. Show More Summary
See elegant photographs of pioneers like Lucille Ball, Annie Easley, and Frida Kahlo.
The legendary butch singer finally gets her due in "Chavela."
This week in art news: Theresa May sported a Frida Kahlo bracelet during her disastrous Conservative party conference speech, the highest level of the Colosseum was made accessible to tourists, and performance artist Deborah de Robertis was charged with exhibitionism after exposing herself in front of the Mona Lisa. The post Art Movements appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Los Angeles design fans will enjoy “Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico 1915-1985” for what is familiar — architectural drawings of Union Station from 1936 — and surprising — a tiny Frida Kahlo jade, amethyst, quartz and gold necklace that was owned by actress Paulette Goddard....
In addition to her role as an artist and activist, Kahlo was a style icon. An upcoming exhibit at a London museum will celebrate her unique fashions.
Salon Los Angeles has seen Frida Kahlo dance with Leon Trotsky, Che Guevara and Fidel Castro with dance hall regulars and revolutionaries, and a lot more. And so, "Miguel Nieto, whose grandfather opened Salon Los Angeles 80 years ago this week, refuses to quit, even as his gray-haired regulars dwindle, even as developers dream about […]
Salon Los Angeles, which opened 80 years ago, has fended off threats from developers and new dance and music trends for decades.
Visitors in the Caribbean resort of Playa del Carmen can add a new cultural experience to the attractions the town has to offer. The Frida Kahlo Museum Riviera Maya, arguably FULL STORY The post New Playa museum dedicated to Kahlo appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
In May 1931, Nickolas Muray traveled to Mexico where he met Frida Kahlo, a woman he would never forget. The two were at the height of their on-again, off-again, ten-year relationship when these pictures were taken. Their affair had started...Show More Summary
Chicano artist Ruben Dario Villa used Canels chiclets to create the piece.