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Coming to London Next Year: Frida Kahlo's Fashionable Clothes

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

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.

Mexico City's Oldest Standing Dance Hall Isn't Ready To Hang Up Its Dancing Shoes

2 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

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 […]

Fidel Castro and Frida Kahlo came here. Why the oldest dance hall in Mexico City isn't quitting yet

Salon Los Angeles, which opened 80 years ago, has fended off threats from developers and new dance and music trends for decades.

New Playa museum dedicated to Kahlo

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.

16 Gorgeous Color Photographs of Frida Kahlo Taken by Nickolas Muray

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

Graciela Iturbide talks about going viral, L.A. cholos and shooting Frida Kahlo's bathroom

Mexican photographer has produced some of the most iconic images of the 20th century. Her work will appear in three PST: LA/LA shows across SoCal.

Rare and precious footage of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera at their Blue House in Mexico City

The longtime love affair between artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera was the definition of torrid, yet there were also moments of tenderness and a deep well of emotion that kept them together. The video shows the two iconic artists kissing and embracing each other at their Blue House in Mexico City. Show More Summary

Dressing up as Frida popular in Dallas

There are a lot of Frida Kahlo fans in Dallas, Texas, judging by the turnout for the Mexican artist’s 110th birthday party last week at the city’s Museum of Art. FULL STORY The post Dressing up as Frida popular in Dallas appeared first on Mexico News Daily.

There's A World Record For Most Frida Kahlos In One Place? Who Knew?

2 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

More than a thousand men, women, and children alike dressed up as the popular Mexican artist to celebrate her 110th birthday, setting what appears to be a Guinness World Record for the most Fridas in one place.

Fans honor iconic painter Frida Kahlo

3 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : AOL: Style

Fans gathered at Frida Kahlo's Casa Azul home in Mexico City on Thursday, July 6, to mark 110 years since the birth of the iconic painter. Read more...

Attempting a Record, Hundreds of Frida Kahlo Lookalikes Swarm Museum on Painter's Birthday

The doppelgangers will have to wait to find out if they've become Guinness World Record holders.

GIF of the Day: Happy Birthday Frida Kahlo, José María Velasco Gómez, and Juan O’Gorman

3 months agoArts : Art Fag City

This is crazy, but three of Mexico's most celebrated painters—Juan O'Gorman, Frida Kahlo, and José María Velasco Gómez—all share July 6th as their birthday. Another fun fact/GIF gleaned from Museo Nacional de Arte INBA's Facebook pa...

Frida Kahlo or Tacos al Pastor? Mexico City Is Taking Suggestions for Municipal Emoji

3 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

The government has asked how residents would express their city in symbols, with an open competition for the design of an emoji package representing this megalopolis. The post Frida Kahlo or Tacos al Pastor? Mexico City Is Taking Suggestions for Municipal Emoji appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Thursday scent of the day 7/6

3 months agoBeauty / Perfume : Now Smell This

  I'm late, but happy Almost-Friday! Plus, happy National Fried Chicken Day and happy Frida Kahlo's birthday. What fragrance are you wearing? My sporting plans for today: sleep late (obviously), a bit of kayaking, perhaps a little walk...Show More Summary

Frida Kahlo on the Meanings of the Colors

3 months agoHumor / odd : Brain Pickings

From the color of madness and mystery to that of distance and tenderness.

Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo House Studio Museum in Mexico City, Mexico

While Frida Kahlo's Casa Azul in nearby Coyoacan may be the more iconic abode of the Mexican surrealist, she also resided and worked at another Casa Azul, her blue-painted house in the compound she shared with her husband Diego Rivera,...Show More Summary

The week ahead in L.A. classical music, June 25-July 2: California Philharmonic and more

Frida Laura Virella sings the title role in Long Beach Opera’s staging of Robert Xavier Rodríguez’s opera about Mexican artist Frida Kahlo; in Spanish and English with projected subtitles. Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave., Long Beach. Ends Sun., 8 p.m. $49-$150. (562) 470-7464....

Essential Arts & Culture: Frida as opera, Julius Caesar continued, Taylor Mac's day-long songfest

3 months agoArts : Culture Monster

Frida Kahlo in opera. Beyond the “Julius Caesar” controversy. And 24 hours of song. I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer at the Los Angeles Times, lover of hot coffee and burritos, with the week’s essential culture news: An operatic 'Frida' “If she hadn’t existed, opera would have had to invent...

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