Kahlo

Kahlo Author Andrea Kettenmann
ISBN-10 383650085X
ISBN-13 9783836500852
Year 2015-09-01
Pages 96
Language English
Publisher Taschen
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Pain and passion The original and intimate art of Mexicos most famous female painter The arresting pictures ofFrida Kahlo 190754 were in many ways expressions of trauma Through a near fatal road accident at the age of 18 failing health a turbulent marriage miscarriage and childlessness shetransformed the afflictions into revolutionary art In literal or metaphorical self portraiture Kahlo looks out at the viewer with an audacious glare rejecting her destiny as a passive victim and rather intertwining expressions of her experience into ahybrid surreal real language of living hair roots veins vines tendrils and fallopian tubes Many of her works also explore theCommunist political ideals which Kahlo shared with Rivera The artist described her paintings asthe most sincere and real thing that I could do in order to express what I felt inside and outside of myself This book introduces a rich body of Kahlos work to explore her unremitting determination as an artist and her significance as a painter feminist icon and a pioneer of Latin American culture About the Series Each book in TASCHENs Basic Art series features a detailed chronological summary of the life and oeuvre of the artist covering his or her cultural and historical importance a concise biography approximately 100 illustrations with explanatory captions

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