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Tag: frida kahlo

Frida Kahlo Barbie Probably Won’t Happen

May 02, 2018 

For those looking forward to buying a Frida Kahlo Barbie doll, it does not look like it will happen. Ever since the doll was announced critics complained that the doll doesn’t correctly reflect Frida Khalo specifically her famous nearly conjoined eyebrows and the dress the doll wears doesn’t accurately portray the elaborated Tehuana-style dresses the….


Mattel Unveils Frida Kahlo Barbie Doll

March 07, 2018 

Barbie dolls have long inspired young girls with their beauty and fashion sense. Now a new line of Barbie dolls based on real-life figures will be introduced ahead of International Women’s Day. After conducting a survey of 8,000 mothers around the world Mattel found that 86% are worried about the kind of role models their….


Celebrate Frida Kahlo’s Birthday with Our Favorite Latino Painters

July 07, 2016 

Today we’re dropping some culture on yo’ face. It is Frida Kahlo’s 109th birthday week, and that made us think it was time we looked at some of our favorite Latino painters. When people think about art, particularly painting, they usually think about the European masters. Don’t get us wrong, those dudes were awesome. But….


Frida Kahlo Artwork Fetches Record 8 Million at Auction

May 13, 2016 

A painting by Frida Kahlo set a new auction record for the Mexican painter when it sold for $8 million at Christie’s. Kahlo’s “Two Nudes in the Forest(The Land Itself),” depicts two nudes in a dreamlike setting. The painting was estimated to bring in $8 million to $12 million. The previous record for Kahlo was….


Madonna Insipred by Frida Kahlo to Promote Her New CD

December 31, 2014 

Madonna knows how to sell an image after all she got her nickname “The Material Girl” from her song “Material Girl” where she exploits the look of Marilyn Monroe. Now with her new CD, Rebel Heart, Madonna re-creates a photo of Frida for the cover of her new CD. In the original photo we see….