Frida Kahlo

Author: Malka Drucker
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Even though Frida put her name first on the title and says, "Here you see us, me,"
she painted Diego as the artist and herself as the little wife. He holds the palette
and ... Everything about Diego is big, but the contrast between their feet is
amazing — his are five times the size of hers — and it symbolizes the difference
in their art. His art was large, ... When Diego finished his frescoes in June 1931,
they eagerly returned home to Mexico to begin building their dream house. Frida
wrote Dr.

Frida Kahlo Diego Rivera

Author: Gerry Souter
Publisher: Parkstone Press International
ISBN: 9781859956977
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Gerry Souter, Diego Rivera. to go home. The Revolution was winding down in
Mexico. The Great War had ended in France and a new revolution was just
getting started in Russia. In Germany, food riots and political chaos had erupted
everywhere. The British and the Irish were at each other's throats. Everywhere
peons - the ordinary working people - were caught between the politicians and
the generals, and were dying or mourning their dead.

Searching For Che

Author: Harold Anderson
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
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“This place called Casa Azul where Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera lived. ...
unfinished, and hailed a cab. “El hospital,” Jason said, wincing as he
repositioned himself in the backseat. His back was killing him and the cheap taxi
seats had no support. He should've ordered a car. “Which one?” the cabbie
asked. “The big ... For weeks on end, he had fitful nights of little to no sleep,
dreaming strange half—dreams, dreams of being constantly awake and walking
through life in a trance.

Modern Arts Criticism

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The walls of the house are covered with Kahlo's huge collection of retablos (ex-
votos), a form of popular art in which near-disasters are depicted, usually on
small sheets of tin. In most retablos, the Virgin, Christ or a saint is shown saving a
sick, wounded or otherwise endangered person. A dedicatory inscription tells the
story of the trouble and the miraculous intervention, and gives the donor's thanks.
The image is then placed in a church as an act of gratitude. Frida Kahlo's
declaration ...

Art Book Review

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Taking it All by Jean Martin Frida: A Biography of Frida Kahlo by Hayden Herrera,
507 pages, 35 colour illustrations, 96 mono lis. (Harper and Row, $21.95) Frida
Kahlo and Tina Modotti, Exhibition Catalog by Laura Mulvey and Peter Wollen,
79 pages, 18 colour illustrations, plus mono illustrations (Whitechapel Gallery,
$12.00) Whitaker's announce a new monthly publication. WHITAKER'S
CLASSIFIED MONTHLY BOOK. Mexican art had its greatest moment in the
United States ...

Modern Arts Criticism

Author: Joann R. Prosyniuk
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The walls of the house are covered with Kahlo's huge collection of retablos (ex-
votos), a form of popular art in which near-disasters are depicted, usually on
small sheets of tin. In most retablos, the Virgin, Christ or a saint is shown saving a
sick, wounded or otherwise endangered person. A dedicatory inscription tells the
story of the trouble and the miraculous intervention, and gives the donor's thanks.
The image is then placed in a church as an act of gratitude. Frida Kahlo's
declaration ...

Arts Magazine

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"People really look at it," he commented. They know it by heart. ... For more on the
history of Roosevelt see Edwin Rosskam, Roosevelt, New Jersey: Big Dreams in
a Small Town and What Time Did to Them (New York: Grossman Publishers.
1972). 2. Inter-Office ... According to Shahn, Frida Kahlo voiced the same criticism
of her husband's work (Ben Shahn, Interview, conducted by Saul Benison,
January 5, 1956, Oral History Collection, Columbia University, p. 61). 9. "It was
such a ...

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This article coincides with a major exhibition of Frida Kahlo's work at the
Whitechapel, London. It is the first time her ... It is interesting that the European/
US male-defined tradition of criticism could not see Kahlo's powerfully disturbing
images as a woman's reality but could only accept them as dreams and
intellectual fantasizing. It was only in ... It was from Mexican roots that Frida Kahlo
drew most of her influences - from the popular art of the Mexican people and from
the Aztec culture.