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Frida Kahlo<br />By: Charlotte Palomo<br />
Background on Frida Kahlo<br />*Frida Kahlo was born July 6, 1907 in Coyoacán, Mexico to Guillermo Kahlo, a Hungarian/Germ...
Events in Frida’s Life<br />At age 6, Frida was struck with polio affecting the use of her right leg<br />Completion of he...
Cont’ Events in Frida’s Life<br />Frida’s 1st self portrait was “Self Portrait in a Velvet Dress”, which was her interpret...
Cont’ Events in Frida’s Life<br /><ul><li> April of 1932, Diego and Frida moved to Detroit where Rivera had been awarded a...
 July 4th, was hospitalized because Frida became pregnant once again but after only three and a half months her second pre...
Cont’ Events in Frida’s Life<br />1939, Kahlo and Rivera divorce.<br />1940, Rivera leaves Mexico for San Francisco. Kahlo...
Final Years in Frida’s Life<br />In 1950, Kahlo&apos;s physical condition worsens, and she is hospitalized in Mexico City ...
La CASA Azul<br />
Personda en la Muerte & Self-Portrait with Monkey <br />
“Two Fridas”<br />
Frida’s Style of Artwork<br /><ul><li>Self Portrait
Still Life
Surrealist </li></li></ul><li>Frida’s Still Life Work<br />Magnolias<br />Still Life w/ Prickly Pears<br />Viva La Vida, 1...
Movie Made in Remembrance of Frida Kahlo<br />
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Frida Kahlo

  1. 1. Frida Kahlo<br />By: Charlotte Palomo<br />
  2. 2. Background on Frida Kahlo<br />*Frida Kahlo was born July 6, 1907 in Coyoacán, Mexico to Guillermo Kahlo, a Hungarian/German-Jewish father and Matilde Calderon y Gonzalez, a Spanish and Mexican Indian mother. <br />
  3. 3. Events in Frida’s Life<br />At age 6, Frida was struck with polio affecting the use of her right leg<br />Completion of her primary education at the Colegio Aleman, Mexico&apos;s German school in 1922<br />September 17, 1925 bus was stuck broadside by a trolley car on her way home from school.<br />
  4. 4. Cont’ Events in Frida’s Life<br />Frida’s 1st self portrait was “Self Portrait in a Velvet Dress”, which was her interpretation of Botticelli&apos;s &quot;Venus”<br />In 1928, Frida Met Diego Rivera for the first time and Diego became a frequent visitor of the Blue House.<br />August 21, 1929, Frida and Diego had a civil ceremony in Coyoacán.<br />
  5. 5. Cont’ Events in Frida’s Life<br /><ul><li> April of 1932, Diego and Frida moved to Detroit where Rivera had been awarded a commission from the Ford Motor Company to paint a mural at the Detroit Institute of Arts
  6. 6. July 4th, was hospitalized because Frida became pregnant once again but after only three and a half months her second pregnancy ended in miscarriage at the Henry Ford Hospital.</li></li></ul><li>Cont’ Events in Frida’s Life<br />September 15, 1932, Frida’s mother dies<br />In early 1934, Frida has a third pregnancy<br /> 1937, Russian revolutionary leader Leon Trotsky arrives in Mexico, and he and Kahlo have an affair. Kahlo also befriended Pablo Picasso, writer Andre Breton and the Rockefeller family during her lifetime. <br />
  7. 7. Cont’ Events in Frida’s Life<br />1939, Kahlo and Rivera divorce.<br />1940, Rivera leaves Mexico for San Francisco. Kahlo follows him, and the couple remarries.<br />1941,Guillermo Kahlo dies. Kahlo and Rivera return to live in Coyoacan.<br />
  8. 8. Final Years in Frida’s Life<br />In 1950, Kahlo&apos;s physical condition worsens, and she is hospitalized in Mexico City for one year.<br />In 1953, Kahlo has her first solo exhibition in Mexico<br />On July 13,1954, Kahlo dies in her sleep<br />
  9. 9. La CASA Azul<br />
  10. 10. Personda en la Muerte & Self-Portrait with Monkey <br />
  11. 11. “Two Fridas”<br />
  12. 12. Frida’s Style of Artwork<br /><ul><li>Self Portrait
  13. 13. Still Life
  14. 14. Surrealist </li></li></ul><li>Frida’s Still Life Work<br />Magnolias<br />Still Life w/ Prickly Pears<br />Viva La Vida, 1954<br />Weeping Coconuts<br />
  15. 15. Movie Made in Remembrance of Frida Kahlo<br />
  16. 16. Quotes by Frida Herself<br />&quot;The only thing I know...is that I paint because I need to.&quot;&quot;I paint my own reality…I paint what ever passes through my head without any other consideration.&quot;&quot;I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone... because I am the subjectI know best.&quot; <br />&quot;I&apos;ve done my paintings well, not quickly but patiently, and they have a message of pain in them...&quot;<br />....Frida Kahlo <br />

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