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Mexican exhibit unfolds the art of the marvelous

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“Indian
Wedding,” by
Alfredo Ramos
Martínez, oil on
masonite, 1931.

Finally, Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, José Clemente Orozco, David Alfaro Siqueiros and Gerardo Murillo arrive in the Philippines—the five artists Mexico considers its patrimonio nacional, that is, National Artists.

Posted: October 13th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

First time in Manila–Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera masterpieces on display at Ayala Museum

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THE FEMSA exhibit (above) features 60 pieces by Mexican artists. “My Dress Hangs There,” by Frida Kahlo, 1933 (right)

Mexico: Fantastic Identity, 20th Century Masterpieces,” an exhibition of artworks by renowned Latin American artists such as Diego Rivera, José Clemente Orozco and David Alfaro Siqueiros, is now on display at Ayala Museum. The show opened Sept. 30 and will run until Nov. 9.

Posted: October 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

An afternoon with Frida Kahlo

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Frida Kahlo has been described as a “female Van Gogh.” While the title may be dubious and even sexist, the point is made that, like her Dutch counterpart, the diminutive Mexican’s global reputation is partially the product of media hype which—in Frida’s case—arose only in the 1990s. Before that she was pretty much unknown. Today, she is at the center of a thriving backyard industry in her country, her face gazing out of T-shirts, bags, and many other products of which she may or may not have approved.

Posted: December 1st, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Travel | Read More »

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