The World of Fridacelebrates the culture, style, and persona of visionary painter Frida Kahlo, an artist who continues to inspire with her story of love, adventure, and pain. Featuring 95 national and international artists working in a wide array of media, the exhibition includes Frida Kahlo as the subject, as well as artworks inspired by her life and art, her beautiful garden, Mexican culture and fashion, vibrant colors, surrealism, and more.
Objects Over 100 2D and 3D artworks in a variety of media, including painting, prints, photography, collage, sculpture, mixed media & textile.
Artists Kim Bagwill, Pasadena, CA; Kerstin Bruchhäuser, Hamburg, Germany; Alberto J. Carol, Miami, FL; Denise Carson, Savannah, GA; Lisa Congdon, Portland, OR; Razan Elbaba, Vienna, VA; Carlo Fantin, Oakland, CA; Don & Era Farnsworth, Oakland, CA; Francisco Franco, San Francisco, CA; Rupert Garcia, Oakland, CA; Don Hall, Turlock, CA; Annie Kevans, London, UK; Emilio López-Menchero, Spain; Kalen Meyer, Berkeley, CA; Peter Moen, San Jose, CA; Atsuko Morita, San Francisco, CA; Barbara Johansen Newman, Needham, MA; Laurina Paperina, Trento, Italy; Stikki Peaches, Quebec, Canada; Karen Provost, Townsend, MA; Jennifer Shada, San Francisco, CA; Shannon Taylor, Oakland, CA; Anna Valdez, San Francisco, CA; Carlos Villez, San Jose, CA; Roberto Voorbij, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Angel Wynn, Santa Fe, NM, and many more.
Venues Carlsbad Museum & Art Center, Carlsbad, NM | Nov. 9, 2019 – Jan. 25, 2020 Museum of Arts & Sciences, Daytona Beach, FL | Feb. 22 - April 26, 2020 Grace Hudson Museum, Ukiah, CA | May 23 - Aug. 16, 2020 California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CA | Sept. 19 - Nov. 15, 2020 Huntsville Museum of Art, Huntsville, AL | Dec. 12 - Feb.27, 2021 International Museum of Art & Science, McAllen, TX | Mar. 27 - Aug. 29, 2021 R.W. Norton Art Gallery, Shreveport, LA | Sept. 25 - Nov. 21, 2021 Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY | Feb. 3 - May 22, 2022 Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, Myrtle Beach, SC | June 18 - Sept. 24, 2022