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Frida Kahlo's painted body cast

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After her bus accident, Kahlo was in a full body cast for three months, and she remained in pain for the rest of her life.

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Japanese artist Ishiuchi Miyako ventured to Frida Kahlo’s home in Mexico City to photograph previously unseen clothing and personal items belonging to the late painter. “Frida always receives attention for her extraordinary aspects, but coming into contact with her ordinary side greatly sparked my imagination and inspired me,” Miyako said. 24 more words


ADORN - The Art Of Frida Kahlo

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, I thought it fitting to highlight one of Mexico’s most treasured artists and one of my personal favorites. She was a woman of great strength and her art demonstrates such a depth of emotion. 10 more words

Summer Program for the 7 to 10+ year olds

We have authors and illustrators visiting us  and working with us this summer. These workshops for the 7 to 10+ children start next week and are on till the end of May. 540 more words


On Commercialization and Ignorance

Che Guevara was a communist revolutionary who hailed from Argentina; his mission was to change the capitalist manipulation of South American countries by the United States. 462 more words

Che Guevara

Clothing More Real

I find the photos of Frida Kahlo’s clothing, casts & corsets, and make up to be shocking — in the best way. Her paintings are personal and vibrant, but these items are intimate. 53 more words