Frida Kahlo, one of the most important painters from Mexico.

_Frida Kahlo, was born in Mexico City in 1907. His father was a Hungarian Jewish descendent, he was born in Germany; her mother was Spanish and Native American. Frida’s life was with a series of physical problems. At the age of six, she got polio. It sickness left her with a limp. Besides in 1925, she suffered an accident on the which, she got serious injuries to her right leg and pelvis. In 1926, she painted her first self-portrait, it was the beginning as a painter. Frida began to work on a series of masterpieces describing the feminine quality, the reality, cruelty and suffering. In 1929, she married with Diego Rivera, a famous muralist from Mexico.

In 1953, Kahlo had her first solo exhibition in Mexico. It was the only that she had in her own lifetime. Most of her paintings consisted on her own reality, her self-portrait. Some of her famous painting are; Self-Portrait,in 1926, Self-Portrait With Monkey,in 1938, Two Fridas, in 1939, Roots, in 1943, Portrait Of Diego Rivera, in 1937. Frida Kahlo’s paintings represents another part of  Mexican Art, because she contributed to expand the Mexican art with her famous paintings to another countries. In 1954,Frida Kahlo died in her sleep.



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