Frida Kahlo and Arte Popular
Like many artists in Mexico City’s vibrant intellectual circles, Frida Kahlo (1907–1954) avidly collected traditional Mexican folk art—arte popular—as a celebration of indigenous and mestizo cultures. She drew inspiration from these objects, seizing on their political significance after the Mexican Revolution and incorporating their visual and material qualities into her now iconic paintings.
Following the recent acquisition of Dos Mujeres (Salvadora y Herminia) (1928), this is theView more
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The Museum is committed to accessibility for all visitors. For general access information, call 617-267-9300, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. For program information, call 617-369-3189.View less