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Frida Kahlo

Helena Rubinstein at the Jewish Museum: Mascara for the Masses

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.30.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

In a week when talk focused on the revamping of Renee Zellweger's face, whether or not the Oscar winning actress went generic with plastic surgery, a ...

Fashion Is Around Us and Within Us

Ann Tashi Slater | Posted 10.24.2014 | Books
Ann Tashi Slater

I realize that, in fact, fashion is deeply interesting to me. It's about who we are, who we were, who we might become. Coco Chanel said, "Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street; fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening."

Artist Photographs The Blood And Paint Still Left In Frida Kahlo's Home

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.15.2014 | Arts

Frida Kahlo is beloved. The Mexican painter was an intellectual icon during her lifetime, but she has morphed into an artistic deity since she died in...

How Frida Kahlo Forever Changed The Art World

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.29.2014 | Arts

When you think about badass, game-changing female artists, Frida Kahlo is probably one of the first to come to mind. The fearless surrealist has, over...

Wayne Thiebaud, Frida Kahlo: Art Calories Galore

Edward Goldman | Posted 05.18.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Let me ask you, my friends, what would happen if I presented you with a rich variety of the most delicious eye-catching pies, candies, and many othe...

"Frida Kahlo, Her Photos," The Museum of Latin American Art

James Scarborough | Posted 05.15.2014 | Arts
James Scarborough

Wouldn't you love to peek inside Frida Kahlo's personal photo album? To see the images that have special meaning for the artist, images that paint a picture that varies greatly from the tortured individual portrayed in her paintings? You can.

Top 10 U.S. Museum Shows 2014

Simon Watson | Posted 04.19.2014 | Arts
Simon Watson

Friends from four continents planning visits to the U.S. have asked me what upcoming museum shows are likely to be must-sees. Here's my current list of these shows, which happen to feature an unusually strong selection of work by women.

5 Great Latino Love Stories

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.14.2014 | Latino Voices

These Hispanic couples are known not only for their talents, but for their relationships. From incredibly tormented to scandal-free, they encompass it...

Janetta Rebold Benton: Art History Alive at Pace University

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 04.06.2014 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

The wonderful Janetta Rebold Benton is lecturing again at the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University in Lower Manhattan. In a fascinating conversation we had with her at the Met Museum, we discussed lecturing, teaching and many other topics that day.

Behold, All Of Frida Kahlo's Paintings... Copied By Anonymous Chinese Artists

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

"This is the only exhibition worldwide where Frida Kahlo’s paintings can be seen in one place. Some paintings, especially from Kahlo’s early years...

Paula Modersohn-Becker: The First Modern Woman Artist

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Marcia G. Yerman

Paula Modersohn-Becker: The First Modern Woman Artist, by Diane Radycki, relates the personal story and artistic history of a woman that has much to offer today's audiences.

Frida And Diego Sitting In A Tree

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.15.2013 | Arts

Few love affairs were as passionate, or as artistically fruitful, as the the one between Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. While their hearts and live...

Lisa Loeb vs. Frida Kahlo? Sure, OK

Posted 06.25.2013 | Comedy

In this episode of the new web series "Frida Kahlo: Junior Marketing Executive," the famed Mexican artist (played by Grace Parra), who is now a workin...

Happy Cinco De Mayo!

Posted 05.05.2013 | Arts

Whether you are celebrating Cinco De Mayo by brushing up on your history, whipping up some guacamole or getting slurry with the help of some stiff mar...

Dragging Out My Mustache (VIDEO)

Joanne Spataro | Posted 06.29.2013 | Gay Voices
Joanne Spataro

My most beloved mustache-wearing activity is drag karaoke. Singing as a 1970s man who likes to meet other men in meat trucks on New York City piers is thrilling. It is my homage to the LGBT peeps who Travolta-armed at Studio 54 into the early hours. It's all done with love.

ALL YOU NEED IS...

Posted 04.22.2013 | Arts

An art exhibition centered around the theme of love has the dangerous potential to be mushy, cheesy and highly predictable. Yet "All You Need Is Love,...

GUESS WHO?

Posted 03.15.2013 | Arts

Do you recognize this pensive young artist, gazing out into the beyond while rocking a seriously awesome oversized bow? If you recognized the ...

Face Off! A Frida And Diego Quiz

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 02.20.2013 | Arts

This month, the High Museum of Art in Atlanta launched the largest ever joint exhibition of Frida Kahlo's and Diego Rivera's work. According to early ...

Epic Exhibition Honors Art's Golden Couple

AP | By KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 02.13.2013 | Arts

ATLANTA -- A major exhibition opening in Atlanta explores the work of Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo, the famed 20th century couple who shared influence...

Parthenogenesis: Self-as-Symbol in Lauren Levato's 'Wunderkammer'

Daniel Maidman | Posted 03.09.2013 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

It would be very easy to classify this work with the various other instances of pop surrealism which currently abound. I think this would be a mistake. 2013-01-07-levatopull.jpg

Fridas Kahlo’s Fashionable Wardrobe Exhibited In Her Mexico Home

Posted 11.27.2012 | Latino Voices

It's been almost six decades since her death, but it seems like Mexican surrealist Frida Kahlo is more alive than ever -- immortalized through her...

LOOK: Famous Women Who Loved Women

Nina Bahadur | Posted 10.17.2012 | Women

Famous lesbian couples like Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi, or Cynthia Nixon and Christine Marinoni, are a now common sight in the news and on th...

3 Ways To Wear Frida Kahlo's Fabric Woven Braids

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.09.2012 | Style

Just in case bushy unibrows aren't your thing.

PHOTOS: We Pay Tribute To Frida Kahlo's Iconic Style In Honor Of National Hispanic Heritage Month

Posted 09.17.2012 | Style

In case you didn't know, National Hispanic Heritage Month is upon us. This 30-day period lasting from September 15 to October 15 celebrates the rich h...

Mexican Artists We Love, In Honor Of Cinco de Mayo

Posted 05.05.2012 | Arts

As you celebrate this Cinco de Mayo, we'd like to go back and put a spotlight on some great posts about Mexican artists we love. Going through the arc...