Diary of Frida Kahlo

Diary of Frida Kahlo
Author: Carlos Fuentes
Release: 1998-03-01
Editor: Harry N. Abrams
Pages: 296
ISBN: 0810981955
Language: en
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Mexican artist Frida Kahlo (1907-1954) remains a compelling force in the art world. This facsimile of her remarkable diary reveals the passion and enormous strength of the last ten years of her anguished life. 338 illustrations, 167 in color.

The Diary of Frida Kahlo

The Diary of Frida Kahlo
Author: Frida Kahlo
Release: 2020-04-29
Editor: La Vaca Independiente
Pages: 223
ISBN: PKEY:VAIN3
Language: en
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The Diary of Frida Kahlo, A New Perspective is a special edition that contains the facsimile of Frida's diary, as well as texts by Karen Cordero Reiman, historian and art critic, and Eduardo Casar, Doctor of Letters, academic and writer, who propose new and refreshing readings about this masterpiece regarding it's visual and literary forms.

Consuelo Kanaga

Consuelo Kanaga
Author: Barbara Head Millstein,Sarah M. Lowe
Release: 1992
Editor: University of Washington Press
Pages: 223
ISBN: UOM:39015029232538
Language: en
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When those meant to uphold the law become a law unto themselves, where are we to turn? Are the gung-ho guys in uniform bending the rules to lock up those who pose a genuine risk, or are they bent on sadiwm, like the notorious Volpe and Schwartz? Jack Sargeant looks at notorious cases of good cops gone bad - and those who started out that way. Read about lone cops who couldn't take the pressure anymore and went on killing sprees, through to the corruption that spread through the Met in the 1970s. Bad Cop, Bad Cop also digs out the truth from the controversy surrounding the beating of Rodney King and looks at the current state of play in the LAPD. Ultimately, the book poses the question: would you be any better when faced with a job dealing with an increasingly lawless society.

The Secret Book of Frida Kahlo

The Secret Book of Frida Kahlo
Author: F. G. Haghenbeck
Release: 2012-09-25
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 368
ISBN: 9781451632842
Language: en
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One of Mexico’s most celebrated new novelists, F. G. Haghenbeck offers a beautifully written reimagining of Frida Kahlo’s fascinating life and loves. When several notebooks were recently discovered among Frida Kahlo’s belongings at her home in Coyoacán, Mexico City, acclaimed Mexican novelist F. G. Haghenbeck was inspired to write this beautifully wrought fictional account of her life. Haghenbeck imagines that, after Frida nearly died when a streetcar’s iron handrail pierced her abdomen during a traffic accident, she received one of the notebooks as a gift from her lover Tina Modotti. Frida called the notebook “The Hierba Santa Book” (The Sacred Herbs Book) and filled it with memories, ideas, and recipes. Haghenbeck takes readers on a magical ride through Frida’s passionate life: her long and tumultuous relationship with Diego Rivera, the development of her art, her complex personality, her hunger for experience, and her ardent feminism. This stunning narrative also details her remarkable relationships with Georgia O’Keeffe, Leon Trotsky, Nelson Rockefeller, Ernest Hemingway, John Dos Passos, Henry Miller, and Salvador Dalí. Combining rich, luscious prose with recipes from “The Hierba Santa Book,” Haghenbeck tells the extraordinary story of a woman whose life was as stunning a creation as her art.

Frida Kahlo Pocket Diary 2022

Frida Kahlo Pocket Diary 2022
Author: Flame Tree Studio
Release: 2021-08-24
Editor: Flame Tree Calendars
Pages: 128
ISBN: 1839646950
Language: en
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Combining high-quality production with magnificent fine art, this luxurious week-to-view pocket diary has a foil and embossed cover with magnetic closure. Featuring on its cover a beautiful portrait of the iconic artist Frida Kahlo this diary makes a perfect gift or a special treat just for you

Great Diaries

Great Diaries
Author: Anonim
Release: 2020-09-03
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 256
ISBN: 0241412943
Language: en
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Travel back in time and share the experience of everyday thoughts and great moments in history in this fascinating compilation of diaries through the ages. Great Diaries traces the history of the diary from ancient times to the present day, bringing together more than 80 historical and literary diaries, artists' sketchbooks, explorers' journals, and scientists' notebooks. Discover what it was like to build a pyramid, sail the seas with Magellan, travel into the heart of Africa, or serve on the Western Front. Find out how writers and artists planned their masterpieces, and how scientists developed their groundbreaking theories. Great Diaries takes you into the pages of the world's greatest diaries and notebooks, including those of Samuel Pepys, Charles Darwin, Henry-David Thoreau, the Goncourt brothers, Virginia Woolf, and Anne Frank, and shows you what they looked like. Stunning images of the original notebooks and manuscripts are complemented by key extracts and close-ups of important details. Feature boxes provide additional biographical information and set the works in their cultural and historical context. Essential reading for everyone who is passionate about history and literature, Great Diaries provides an intimate insight into the lives and thoughts of some of the most interesting people of the last 2,000 years.

Forever Frida

Forever Frida
Author: Kathy Cano-Murillo
Release: 2019-07-09
Editor: Adams Media
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9781507210116
Language: en
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Revel in the enduring legacy of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo—from the self-portraits, to the flower crown, to her iconic eyebrows—with this fun and commemorative book! With her colorful style, dramatic self-portraits, hardscrabble backstory, and verve for life, Frida Kahlo remains a modern icon, captivating and inspiring artists, feminists, and art lovers more than sixty years after her death. Forever Frida celebrates all things Frida, so you can enjoy her art, her words, her style, and her badass attitude every day. Viva Frida!

Frida s Fiestas

Frida s Fiestas
Author: Guadalupe Rivera Marín,Guadalupe Rivera,Marie-Pierre Colle
Release: 1994
Editor: Clarkson Potter
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780517592359
Language: en
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The stepdaughter of Frida Kahlo gathers recipes for more than one hundred dishes that exemplify the food served to friends and family members by Kahlo over the course of an eventful year, in a cookbook-memoir highlighted by archival family photographs. 30,000 first printing. Tour.

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo
Author: Gannit Ankori
Release: 2013-10-15
Editor: Reaktion Books
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9781780232225
Language: en
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Frida Kahlo stepped into the limelight in 1929 when she married Mexican muralist Diego Rivera. She was twenty-two; he was forty-three. Hailed as Rivera’s exotic young wife who “dabbles in art,” she went on to produce brilliant paintings but remained in her husband’s shadow throughout her life. Today, almost six decades after her untimely death, Kahlo’s fame rivals that of Rivera and she has gained international acclaim as a path-breaking artist and a cultural icon. Cutting through “Fridamania,” this book explores Kahlo’s life, art, and legacies, while also scrutinizing the myths, contradictions, and ambiguities that riddle her dramatic story. Gannit Ankori examines Kahlo’s early childhood, medical problems, volatile marriage, political affiliations, religious beliefs, and, most important, her unparalleled and innovative art. Based on detailed analyses of the artist’s paintings, diary, letters, photographs, medical records, and interviews, the book also assesses Kahlo’s critical impact on contemporary art and culture. Kahlo was of her time, deeply immersed in the issues that dominated the first half of the twentieth century. Yet, as this book reveals, she was also ahead of her time. Her paintings challenged social norms and broke taboos, addressing themes such as the female body, gender, cross-dressing, hybridity, identity, and trauma in ways that continue to inspire contemporary artists across the globe. Frida Kahlo is a succinct and powerful account of the life, art and legacy of this iconic artist.

Intimate Notebook inspired in Frida Kahlo

Intimate Notebook inspired in Frida Kahlo
Author: Claudia Madrazo
Release: 2017-11-01
Editor: La Vaca Independiente
Pages: 75
ISBN: PKEY:VAIN4
Language: en
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With the sensitibity and genius of an artist, Frida Kahlo embarked on a journey of self-discovery and liberation in her Diary. throughout multiple forms of expression: free association of ideas, doodles, collages, drawings, paintings, poems, letters, descriptions and short stories from her own life. ​Inspired by the Diary, La Vaca Independiente also publishes Intimate Notebook inspired by Frida Kahlo, with the intention of offering this space of self awareness through art to the reader. This book does not intend by any means to be a technical art book. It is an invitation to reflect and to explore personal transformation through creativity.

Kahlo Art Tattoos

Kahlo Art Tattoos
Author: Frida Kahlo,Marty Noble
Release: 2000-09-21
Editor: Courier Corporation
Pages: 4
ISBN: 0486413667
Language: en
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Four haunting images by one of the 20th century's most original artists, adapted as tattoo art: Self-Portrait with Monkeys, Diego and I, The Little Deer, and Self-Portrait with Collar of Thorns.

Frida Diego

Frida   Diego
Author: Catherine Reef
Release: 2014
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 168
ISBN: 9780547821849
Language: en
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A lushly designed young adult biography exploring the tumultuous lives, marriage and work of the artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera is illustrated with archival photos and full-color reproductions. 20,000 first printing.

Frida in America

Frida in America
Author: Celia Stahr
Release: 2020-03-03
Editor: St. Martin's Press
Pages: 384
ISBN: 9781250113399
Language: en
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The riveting story of how three years spent in the United States transformed Frida Kahlo into the artist we know today "[An] insightful debut....Featuring meticulous research and elegant turns of phrase, Stahr’s engrossing account provides scholarly though accessible analysis for both feminists and art lovers." —Publisher's Weekly Mexican artist Frida Kahlo adored adventure. In November, 1930, she was thrilled to realize her dream of traveling to the United States to live in San Francisco, Detroit, and New York. Still, leaving her family and her country for the first time was monumental. Only twenty-three and newly married to the already world-famous forty-three-year-old Diego Rivera, she was at a crossroads in her life and this new place, one filled with magnificent beauty, horrific poverty, racial tension, anti-Semitism, ethnic diversity, bland Midwestern food, and a thriving music scene, pushed Frida in unexpected directions. Shifts in her style of painting began to appear, cracks in her marriage widened, and tragedy struck, twice while she was living in Detroit. Frida in America is the first in-depth biography of these formative years spent in Gringolandia, a place Frida couldn’t always understand. But it’s precisely her feelings of being a stranger in a strange land that fueled her creative passions and an even stronger sense of Mexican identity. With vivid detail, Frida in America recreates the pivotal journey that made Senora Rivera the world famous Frida Kahlo.

Little Frida

Little Frida
Author: Anthony Browne
Release: 2020
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 26
ISBN: 1662255578
Language: en
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"Following a bout with polio at the age of six, Frida Kahlo's life was marked by pain and loneliness. In real life, she walked with a limp, but in her dreams, she flew. One day, her imagination took her on a journey to a girl in white who could dance without pain and hold her secrets, an indelible figure who would find her way into Frida's art in years to come. Inspired by Frida Kahlo's diary, Anthony Browne captures the essence of the artist's early flights of fancy. A note at the end offers a brief biography of the artist who has intrigued art lovers the world over."--

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo
Author: Christina Burrus
Release: 2008
Editor: New Horizons
Pages: 143
ISBN: UCSD:31822037132180
Language: en
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Born in Mexico in 1907, Frida Kahlo learned about suffering at an early age. This title traces the extraordinary life of this artist whose unforgettable imagery combined cruelty and wit, honesty and insolence, pain and empowerment."

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo
Author: Czeena Devera
Release: 2017-08-01
Editor: Cherry Lake
Pages: 24
ISBN: 9781634729048
Language: en
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The My Itty-Bitty Bio series are biographies for the earliest readers. This book examines the life of Frida Kahlo in a simple, age-appropriate way that will help children develop word recognition and reading skills. Includes a timeline and other informative backmatter.

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo
Author: Frida Kahlo
Release: 2010
Editor: Rm Verlag
Pages: 532
ISBN: STANFORD:36105215505004
Language: en
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Combines high-quality reproductions of thousands of Kahlo's photographs collected throughout her life and recently rediscovered in her family home storerooms, in a volume that includes images by such leading photographers as Man Ray and Edward Weston as well as photos by Kahlo herself.

The Letters of Frida Kahlo

The Letters of Frida Kahlo
Author: Frida Kahlo,Chronicle Books
Release: 1995
Editor: Chronicle Books Llc
Pages: 159
ISBN: UTEXAS:059173001560559
Language: en
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An illustrated selection of more than eighty important letters by the Mexican artist to friends, fans, family, politicians, and her chief love, Diego Rivera, reveals Kahlo's feelings about her art, politics, and the numerous tragedies she suffered. IP.

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera
Author: Carol Sabbeth
Release: 2005-08-01
Editor: Chicago Review Press
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9781613741832
Language: en
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Children will find artistic inspiration as they learn about iconic artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera in these imaginative and colorful activities. The art and ideas of Kahlo and Rivera are explored through projects that include painting a self-portrait Kahlo-style, creating a mural with a social message like Rivera, making a Day of the Dead ofrenda, and crafting an Olmec head carving. Vibrant illustrations throughout the book include Rivera's murals and paintings, Kahlo's dreamscapes and self-portraits, pre-Columbian art and Mexican folk art, as well as many photographs of the two artists. Children will learn that art is more than just pretty pictures; it can be a way to express the artist's innermost feelings, a source of everyday joy and fun, an outlet for political ideas, and an expression of hope for a better world. Sidebars will introduce children to other Mexican artists and other notable female artists. A time line, listings of art museums and places where Kahlo and Rivera's art can be viewed, and a list of relevant websites complete this cross-cultural art experience.

Frida Kahlo Masterpieces of Art

Frida Kahlo Masterpieces of Art
Author: Flame Tree Studio,Julian Beecroft
Release: 2017-07-13
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 128
ISBN: 1786644827
Language: en
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The painful, exquisite art of Mexico's favourite artist was a product of immense physical pain, and an emotional tumultuous life. The new book features the range and power of her heavily autobiographical work, from the early, disturbing explorations of personal suffering to the more dulled, painkiller-drenched paintings of her later life.