Traveling Exhibitions

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The World of Frida

Garcia_ Frida Kahlo

2019 – 2022 National Tour

The World of Frida, celebrates 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 over 100 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.

Curator, Carrie Lederer states that, “iconic Frida Kahlo was a true visionary. Her paintings—exquisite and brutally honest—are a testimony to the way she thought and lived and embraced life. Universally loved, her paintings continue to be an inspiration for artists worldwide. This exhibition demonstrates the power and reach of Kahlo’s work, reflecting a rich range of interpretation in practically every media.”

Objects:  Approximately 150 artworks by a national and international roster of artists. The exhibition includes 2D and 3D objects in a variety of media, and optional video.

Artists: Kim Bagwill, Pasadena, CA; Kerstin Bruchhäuser, Hamburg, Germany; Alberto J. Carol, Miami, FL; Denise Carson, Savannah, GA; Lisa Congdon, Portland, OR; Michelle P. Dodson, Brooklyn, NY; 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; Kalen Meyer, Berkeley, CA; Peter Moen, San Jose, CA; Atsuko Morita, San Francisco, CA; Barbara Johansen Newman, Needham, MA; Olek, New York City, NY; Laurina Paperina, Trento, Italy; Stikki Peaches, Quebec, Canada; Karen Provost, Townsend, MA; Jennifer Shada, San Francisco, CA; Alison Silva, North Bergen, NJ; Shannon Taylor, Oakland, CA; Anna Valdez, San Francisco, CA; Carlos Villez, San Jose, CA; Roberto Voorbij, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Angel Wynn, Santa Fe, NM; Adela Antoinette, Tucson, AZ and many more.

Images of sample work:

Exhibition Schedule: to be announced

Image: Rupert Garcia, Frida Kahlo, 2002/1975, print, edition 9/50, courtesy of Magnolia Editions, Oakland, CA