Went to the Frida Kahlo exhibit at the Dali Museum today. Here’s a page from FK’s diary: Came home and turned on the game. Falcons are beating the Seachickens. I don’t really care who wins this one. Would LOVE to see the Texans beat the Patriots tonight, though I realize that’s unlikely. Open thread!
The DaliThe Dali Museum. examines the strength, the mind, the loves and life of the most celebrated female artist of all time. Frida Kahlo?s works have achieved significant importance in art, popular culture and the politics of personal identity. Show More Summary
I love the smell of two coats of Frida Kahlo Nail Polish in the morning (not really tho). It smells like…victory!! Yeah, I found ’em. ???? Last night. They were in these random bins on the outer edge of the beauty section near the registers,...Show More Summary
This is how badly I need — yes, need — these Republic Nail Frida Kahlo products in my life. I’ve currently embarked upon a systematic search of every CVS store in the Marin County area to find these products! My online sleuthing seems to indicate that they’re only available at actual physical CVS stores. Show More Summary
If you want the Frida Kahlo fan in your life to look at you like maybe you’re magic, try giving them a gift inspired by the iconic Mexican artist herself. From hand-crafted notebooks to beautiful accessories and home accents, here are...Show More Summary
“I’m not a surrealist. I just paint my reality.” — Frida Kahlo THE PAST AND THE PRELUDE In his introduction to the classic novel Invisible Man (1952), ambiguous black and literary icon Ralph Ellison says the process of creation was “far more disjointed than [it] sounds … such was the inner-outer subjective-objective process, pied... More
There is a whole lot of ruminating going on about art in the age of Donald Trump. Plus, we’ve got art and Leonard Cohen, art and Alec Baldwin, a hot pink pigment and Anish Kapoor and how Germany is saving a culturally significant piece of architecture for Los Angeles. Here’s the Roundup: — The...
For 60 years, one of the earliest paintings by Frida Kahlo hung on the wall of a California home, unseen by the public and its location a mystery, Reuters reports. Next week, it's expected to fetch up to $2 million at auction. According to Fusion, Kahlo painted Niña Con Collar...
On 22 November Sotheby?s will offer a remarkable Frida Kahlo portrait, the whereabouts of which have been unknown for decades. The only record of Niña Con Collar has been a black-and-white photograph taken by the artist?s friend Lola Álvarez Bravo who documented her early works. Show More Summary
Artistic collaborations are a beautiful thing. After all, creativity is best when its shared: Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat, Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, and Drake and Rihanna all found that working as a team enhances the artistic process.Enter now, a new culinary collaboration between Shake Shack and Harry's Pizzeria. Show More Summary
Haley and Jose’s backyard fiesta wedding takes the cake as the most colorful wedding we’ve seen! Choosing to draw inspiration from Frida Kahlo and traditional fiestas, the couple incorporated fun Mexican details like Mariachi bands, Folklorico dancers, and rainbow floral décor everywhere. Show More Summary
Frida Kahlo, Stevie Nicks, and more getups Austin restaurants and bars get into the spooky Halloween spirit by offering wickedly good treats like the Black Magic ice cream at Prohibition Creamery to ghost-shaped dim sum bao at Wu Chow and throwing parties and Halloween-themed events. Show More Summary
The Réunion des musées nationaux-Grand Palais, the Secretaría de Cultura / Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes / Museo Nacional de Arte, México (MUNAL), have joined together to organise an exhibition that traces a vast panorama across...Show More Summary
The work of Mexican greats Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo will lead a giant new show of paintings, sculptures and murals inspired by the Mexican revolution at the Philadelphia Museum … Click to Continue »
Frida Kahlo once said that she painted herself because she often found herself alone — and because she knew herself better than she knew anyone else. Once photography became recognized as a fine art, self-portraiture was even easier. Now, with our forward-facing cameras and Snapchat filters, we know our faces pretty...
Artists and Lovers traces a number of the greatest artistic partnerships of the mid-20th century to suggest how love and friendship can shape creative process. The show will be exhibited in Savile Row, London, from 16 September until...Show More Summary
Mexico City is gaining worldwide attention for its vibrant museum scene, but the country has a lot to offer art lovers outside the capital, too. Here’s a virtual guide to 10 of Mexico’s most exciting museums, from Frida Kahlo’s BlueShow More Summary
A night with a Kids in the Hall alum, a taping of Anna Faris' podcast, a Frida Kahlo art exhibit and more to do and see this week for 10 bucks or less. It was an unusual era in rock music when Chris Amouroux began shooting photos for her fanzine...
A Frida Kahlo art show, an immersive haunted house, a taping of Anna Farris' podcast and more fun stuff to do and see in L.A. this week. fri 9/9 It was an unusual era in rock music when Chris Amouroux began shooting photos for her fanzine Beyond the Blackout in...
If Frida Kahlo's painted figures and Marcel Dzama's illustrations were lifted off the canvas and brought to life in a seance performance, their stories and gestures would surely resemble the performative cabaret work of Geppetta. Philedelphia-based queer fabulist Adelaide Windsome is a multimedia puppeteer who explores mental health, identity and survival through the fantastic.