Trace the development in the visual arts of “Fridamania,” or the fascination with all things Kahlo. Starting with Kahlo’s own students in the 1940s, known as “los Fridos,” examine Kahlo’s legacy as a visual artist, and how her image has inspired artists around the world.
Adriana Zavala, associate professor, Art History, Tufts University
Above: Rosita Johanson, In Memory of Frida Kahlo: Adios Frida, 2004. 2008.1046. Cotton looped embroidery with found objects and acrylic paint. Gift of Mobilia Gallery in memory of the artist.