Frida Kahlo  (Mexican, 1907-1954) 


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Frida Kahlo Biography
1907   Born in Coyoacán, Mexico
Selected Exhibitions
2010   "Frida Kahlo," Martin Gropius Bau Museum, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2006   "Territorios de Diálogo," Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires
"Frida Kahlo," Centro Cultural de Belém (CCB), Lisbon
"On View: Stellar Works from the Collection," Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
"Surrealism: Theater of the Mind," Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA
2005   "Frida Kahlo," Tate Modern, London, England
"Mexikanische Moderne," Sammlung Essl, Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg
"Frida Kahlo: Portraits of an Icon," NPG (National Portrait Gallery), London, England
2004   "Mexique-Europe, Allers-Retours, 1910-1960," Musée d'art moderne Lille métropole, Villeneuve d'Ascq
"MoMA at El Museo. Latin American and Caribbean Art from the Collection," El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY
2003   "Frida Kahlo's Intimate Family Portrait," The Jewish Museum of New York, New York, NY
"Diego Rivera and Twentieth Century Mexican Art," Nevada Museum of Art NMA, Reno, NV
2002   "México y sus imágenes," Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Zapopan
"Siglo XX - Grandes Maestros Mexicanos - País de realidad y sueño," Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey (MARCO), Monterrey, NL
"Carr, O'Keeffe, Kahlo: Places of Their Own," Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia
"Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Twentieth-Century Mexican Art," El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY
"Surrealism: Desire Unbound," The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
2001   "Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera & Mexican Modernism," National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
"Siglo XX - Grandes Maestros Mexicanos - Batallas al amanecer," Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey (MARCO), Monterrey, NL
2000   "Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Twentieth-Century Mexican Art," Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD), La Jolla, CA
"Sol y Vida - Mexican Modern Art: 1900-1950," National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
"Latin American Still-Life: Reflections of Time and Place," El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY
"Viva la Vida: Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Mexican Modernism," Wellington City Gallery, Wellington
1999   "Mexican Modern Art: 1900-1950," The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Quebec
"Surrealism: Two Private Eyes," Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
"Arte Mexicano," Fundación PROA, Buenos Aires
"Mirror Images: Women, Surrealism, and Self-Representation," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
1998   "Hannah Höch, Mit Pinsel, Feder und Schere," Galerie Remmert und Barth, Duesseldorf
"Frida Kahlo - Diego Rivera - Regards Croisés," Musée Maillol, Fondation Dina Vierny, Paris
"Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Twentieth-Century Mexican Art," Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
2006   Pierre, Clavilier (2006). Frida Kahlo, les ailes froissées, ed Jamsin ISBN 9782912080530
2005   Gonzalez, M. (2005). Kahlo – A Life. Socialist Review, June 2005.
Arts Galleries: Frida Khalo. Exhibition at Tate Modern, June 9 – October 9, 2005. The Guardian, Wednesday May 18, 2005. Retrieved May 18, 2005.
Nericcio, William Anthony. (2005). A Decidedly 'Mexican' and 'American' Semi[er]otic Transference: Frida Kahlo in the Eyes of Gilbert Hernandez.
Turner, C. (2005). Photographing Frida Kahlo. The Guardian, Wednesday May 18, 2005. Retrieved May 18, 2005.
1998   Fuentes, C. (1998). Diary of Frida Kahlo. Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (March 1, 1998). ISBN 0-8109-8195-5.
1995   Zamora, M. (1995). The Letters of Frida Kahlo: Cartas Apasionadas. Chronicle Books (November 1, 1995). ISBN 0-8118-1124-7
The Diary of Frida Kahlo. Introduction by Carlos Fuentes. Essay by Sarah M. Lowe. London: Bloomsburry, 1995. ISBN 0-7475-2247-2
1993   Tibol, Raquel (original 1983, English translation 1993 by Eleanor Randall) Frida Kahlo: an Open Life. USA: University of New Mexico Press. ISBN 082631418X