Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera were no strangers to the world of photography. Throughout their life together they regularly collected photographs and befriended numerous photographers in Mexico and the US, including Edward Weston, Tina Modotti, and Manuel Alvarez Bravo. Explore the pivotal role that the medium of photography played in their own work, their relationships with others, and in the formation of their very public identities as artists.
Karen Haas, Lane Curator of Photographs
Above: Frida Kahlo, January 23 1931. Photographic Print. The San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library.