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Violeta Ayala | Posted 07.22.2016 | Latino Voices
Violeta Ayala

Juana Orbe detrás de las rejas puestas por el gobierno para que las personas con discapacidad, no entren a la Plaza Murillo. ©PinchesGringos En ple...

31 Frida Kahlo-Inspired Tattoos That'll Make You Want To Get Inked

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 07.06.2016 | Latino Voices

If imitation is the best form of flattery, then Frida Kahlo would probably feel very flattered by these tattoos. The Mexican icon, whose birthday is ...

How To Be More Like Frida Kahlo, As Told By Frida Kahlo

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.06.2016 | Arts

Let’s face it: We all wish we could be Frida Kahlo. She was a feminist before her time, incorporated indigenous and national Mexican symbols into he...

New Exhibit Is An Intimate Look At Frida Kahlo And Diego Rivera’s Relationship And Careers

Remezcla | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 05.11.2016 | Latino Voices

The legacy of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera’s relationship is defined by controversy. After all, they married twice, and Diego cheated on Frida with ...

Guide to Frieze Week, Spring Auctions, and Beyond in New York, 2016

MutualArt | Posted 05.06.2016 | Arts
MutualArt

With art fairs, exhibition openings, and auctions galore, May in New York City is a busy time for the business of art. To help you navigate the week a...

Powerful Project Lets Men, Women And Children Become Frida Kahlo

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.27.2016 | Arts

Many of us have imagined what it would be like to channel the spirit of Frida Kahlo. And I'm not just talking about donning flower crowns and perfectl...

This Sexist 1930s Article About Frida Kahlo, AKA 'Senora Rivera,' Is Too Much

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.11.2016 | Arts

Her holiness Frida Kahlo is many things. A revolutionary painter who forever altered the course of contemporary art. A fashion icon. A political activ...

This Photo Of Teenage Frida Kahlo In A Suit Is Everything

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.06.2016 | Arts

When I think Frida Kahlo's fashion, I think of flowing skirts, bushy brows, flower crowns, dramatic corsets, sculpted braids, so on and so forth. Yet ...

Frida Kahlo, A Global Fashion Icon

HuffPost Spain | Sara Elkamel | Posted 04.04.2016 | Arts

There are many Frida Kahlos. There is the popular Frida, hailed in Mexico as a national icon. Then there is Frida the artist, Frida the feminist, Frid...

101 Artists You Should Remember This International Women's Day

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.08.2016 | Arts

Today is International Women's Day, a day devoted to recognizing the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women across the world. ...

11 Must-Read Biographies About Incredible Women

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 03.09.2016 | Women

This Women's History Month, one of the greatest ways to honor those who came before us is to celebrate the extraordinary lives of some phenomenal ladi...

Rare Video Of Frida Kahlo And Diego Rivera Shows Their Endless Love

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 03.02.2016 | Latino Voices

Mexican artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera shared one of history's most torrid love affairs. Their relationship was both riddled with infidelities a...

How Art History Taught Me That I, A Woman Of Color, Could Create

The Huffington Post | Tricia Tongco | Posted 02.05.2016 | Arts

Throughout elementary and junior high, I had been a straight-A student. But by high school, I had become a slacker who made an effort in the only two ...

Eye On Mexico: San Miguel de Allende - City of Culture, Cool and Progress

Malcolm Harris | Posted 11.25.2015 | Arts
Malcolm Harris

I am the worst secret keeper on the planet and therefore must confess I've been bewitched, beguiled, and bewildered by the magical town of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Jeanne Tremel: Active Dreams and Contemplative Art

D. Dominick Lombardi | Posted 11.10.2015 | Arts
D. Dominick Lombardi

A sculptor, painter and installation artist, Jeanne Tremel reveals that elusive space between visual perception and what the mind and body feels and experiences both consciously and unconsciously.

23 Frida Kahlo-Inspired Looks To Steal This Halloween

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 10.22.2015 | Latino Voices

It's hard to blame people for wanting to imitate Frida Kahlo's distinct look. Arguably one of the most celebrated artists of all time, Kahlo’s pers...

9 Beauty Icons You Can Easily Be for Halloween

Byrdie | Posted 10.08.2015 | Style
Byrdie

As much as we'd like to be the one who goes all out for Halloween -- full face paint, crazy costume, the works -- we just aren't. We'd rather take the holiday as an opportunity to switch up our standard beauty look and pay tribute to our favorite beauty icons.

One Comic Summarizes The Story Of Mexican Hero Frida Kahlo

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.21.2015 | Arts

It's not hard to fall in love with Frida Kahlo. Her unflappable courage, searing artistic vision, torrential passion and iconic sense of style. But Ka...

The Typical Princess Story Just Got An Awesome Latina Makeover

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 09.16.2015 | Latino Voices

Forget Cinderella and Rapunzel. A new book series for kids is replacing typical princess characters with something a little more realistic. Instead of...

Mexico City Travel: 7 Cool Things To Do in Xochimilco

Mark Chesnut | Posted 08.25.2015 | Travel
Mark Chesnut

To summarize some of the excitement that awaits, I've come up with a list of 7 things to do on a Mexico City day trip to Xochimilco.

I'd Rather Ride A Mexican Bus Than An American Airline

Beth Arnold | Posted 07.27.2015 | Travel
Beth Arnold

Yes, rather than enduring the time suck and hassle that air travel anywhere now promises--the long, expensive taxi ride to the airport, the shoving, surly crowds, and the chaotic security and boarding processes--we opted for a Mexican bus.

Annabelle Lopez Ochoa: Living in the Present

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 07.18.2016 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

When I became aware that Colombian-Belgian choreographer Annabelle Lopez Ochoa had choreographed an acclaimed ballet to Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire, I was determined to meet her.

Why You May Not Have Ever Seen An Original Frida Kahlo In Real Life

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 07.16.2015 | Arts

Frida Kahlo is having a moment. Equal parts art-world underdog, feminist icon and object of kitsch, Kahlo's legacy seems as miraculous as her too-shor...

Frida Kahlo Comic Sums Up The Remarkable Joys Of Being Strange

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.08.2015 | Arts

Every one of us, from time to time, feels a little bit out of place in our own skin. Whether you feel left out, misunderstood, teased, underestimated...

The Beautiful Mustachioed Woman: How Frida Kahlo Inspired Me To Accept My Flaws

Angelica Sereda | Posted 07.06.2016 | Women
Angelica Sereda

As I read about Frida, I learned that she didn't shy away from her flaws (obviously). She celebrated them and she chose to do it in a "take it or leave it" sort of way. She could've easily left out her mustache in her self-portraits but instead she chose to paint her reality, something she constantly prided herself in.