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  1. Video: Frida Kahlo's Mexico City home in all its object-filled gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Curbed

    Artists are known to have fascinating homes , and La Casa Azul, the cobalt-blue Mexico City house where famous artist Frida Kahlo spent much of her life, is among the most intriguing of them all. Originally built by Kahlo's father, the Blue House is now the Frida Kahlo Museum , which preserves the artworks, photographs, memorabilia, and other personal items that enlivened her time there.

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  2. Alexandra Darraby blends her love for art with her career in the lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | ABA Journal

    Alexandra Darraby admires a Frida Kahlo painting, "Frida and Diego Rivera," at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Photo by Tony Avelar.

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  3. Mexican Museum Finally Getting the Home it DeservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | KQED

    ... federal funds. Kluger says the museum can also count on help and loans of art from the Mexican government, including Frida and Me , about Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, the first show scheduled after its opening in the spring of 2019. Kluger says ...

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  4. Here are the top 5 things to do in Austin this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | CultureMap

    ... This is sure to be the most chic happy hour you attend all week. This Thursday, pay homage to revolutionary artist Frida Kahlo at the free screening of Frida starring Salma Hayek at the Harry Ransom Center. Movie attendees can also enter to win a ...

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  5. More informationRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2016 | Austin Monthly

    Frida is the last film screened as part of The Harry Ransom Center's Summer Film Series. Starring Salma Hayek, the 2002 Oscar-nominated movie follows the life of famous Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, including her life-changing bus accident, political activities and marriage to fellow artist Diego Rivera.

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  6. Edinburg celebrates 'feminist symbol,' Frida Kahlo, for third yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | TheMonitor.com

    Edinburg celebrates the belated birthday of iconic artist Frida Kahlo this weekend at Fridafest 2016 - a two-day festival paying homage to the Mexican surrealist painter. Frida is best remembered for raw self-portraits.

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  7. Everyday FridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Phoenix New Times

    Long before the advent of selfie sticks, Mexican artist Frida Kahlo was consumed with making self-portraits. And now, more than six decades after her death, a worldwide clique of Frida aficionados pause to celebrate her July 6 birthday each year.

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  8. Celebrate Frida Khalo's birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | North Central News

    Fiesta de Frida, a celebration of Mexico's famous female artist, Frida Kahlo, takes over Steele Auditorium at the Heard Museum, 2301 N. Central Ave., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 9. Free with museum admission, the event features artworks by The Phoenix Fridas in the Steele foyer, along with a Mercado of creations by this local, award-winning Latina artists' collective. Party guests will enjoy the sounds of Mariachi Pasion, an all-female ensemble, performing between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Hear a spoken-word presentation about Frida Kahlo, and enjoy the beautiful dances of Ballet Folkorico at 2:30 p.m. Younger guests can try their hand at make-and-take crafts and coloring pages .

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  9. Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera exhibition opens at Art Gallery of NSWRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | ABC News

    The incisive self-portraits of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, the story of her physical suffering and her embrace of the marginalised have maintained a vice-like grip on the popular imagination, making her one of the most recognised painters of the 20th century. Together, they created some of Mexico's most captivating and admired modern art; all of this feeding the waves of Frida mania that roll down the years.

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  10. November 4: Iss. 43Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Gardens and PS 230. Keyspan sponsored the trail's creation. Comment Timed for the release of the Salma Hayak bio-pic "Frida," about the inspirational Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, the Latin American folk art shop Patrias [167 Fifth Ave., (718) ...

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  11. How a street child became a leading artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Artist Lita Cabellut stands in front of 'Frida 8', part of her exhibition 'La Perla Negra', a personal tribute to Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, on April 1, 2011. AFP PHOTO/ Geoff Caddick Lita Cabellut is one of Spain's most successful artists, but she's barely known in her home country.

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  12. Bilingual board books in English and Spanish; perfecto para ninos bilinguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... wonderful watery watercolors, and the moral is one that children love: things are better when they are shared. "Frida" by Patty Rodriguez and Ariana Stein is a colorful board book that is a tribute to famous Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. It's a ...

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  13. Salma Hayek feared saucy cleavage snap with Susan Sarandon would make Pope revoke medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... Rhod Gilbert and Alicia Keys, Salma confessed to suffering a facial hair disaster when filming her role as artist Frida Kahlo in 2002 film Frida. To replicate the painter's famous monobrow, Salma said: "I shaved it to make it grow more but it came ...

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  14. Salma Hayek feared saucy cleavage snap with Susan Sarandon would make Pope revoke medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Evening Times

    ... Rhod Gilbert and Alicia Keys, Salma confessed to suffering a facial hair disaster when filming her role as artist Frida Kahlo in 2002 film Frida. To replicate the painter's famous monobrow, Salma said: "I shaved it to make it grow more but it came ...

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  15. Camille Claude's Armenian "features"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Groong

    ... of Rodin," – said the Armenian sculptor. He drew parallels between Camilla Claude and another talented artist Frida. Hayk Tokmajyan created the bust of Camilla Claude with a very interesting solution. "Using one of Camilla's works, the ...

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  16. A Cinco De Mayo with Assouline and Frida KahloRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Examiner.com

    While most of city was celebrating Cinco De Mayo 2016 in well __ other ways; many came together at Hotel Americano where the roof top suite was decorated with a profusion of pink flowers and cherry blossoms in honor of the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Here Assouline publishing celebrated the New York launch of Frida Kahlo: Fashion as the Art of Being book .

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  17. November 4: Iss. 43Read the original story

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... and PS 230. Keyspan sponsored the trail's creation. Comment . Timed for the release of the Salma Hayak bio-pic "Frida," about the inspirational Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, the Latin American folk art shop Patrias [167 Fifth Ave., (718) 857-9091] in ...

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  18. November 4: Iss. 43Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... and PS 230. Keyspan sponsored the trail's creation. Comment . Timed for the release of the Salma Hayak bio-pic "Frida," about the inspirational Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, the Latin American folk art shop Patrias [167 Fifth Ave., (718) 857-9091] in ...

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  19. November 4: Iss. 43Read the original story

    Mar 11, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... and PS 230. Keyspan sponsored the trail's creation. Comment . Timed for the release of the Salma Hayak bio-pic "Frida," about the inspirational Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, the Latin American folk art shop Patrias [167 Fifth Ave., (718) 857-9091] in ...

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  20. November 4: Iss. 43Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... and PS 230. Keyspan sponsored the trail's creation. Comment . Timed for the release of the Salma Hayak bio-pic "Frida," about the inspirational Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, the Latin American folk art shop Patrias [167 Fifth Ave., (718) 857-9091] in ...

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