Frida Kahlo was a Mexican born artist, infamous for her self-portraits. She taught herself how to paint while recovering from a major injury.She was appointed the professor of the Education Ministry's school of Fine Arts.
I used to think I was the strangest person in the world, but then I thought there are so many people in the world, there must be someone just like me who feels bizarre and flawed in the same ways I do. -Frida Kahlo
Kahlo was identified as a surrealist by most. She ties to the 8 themes in World History, mainly in the category of Cultural interaction. That is because she made art that that was well-known not only in Mexico, but all over.
I am my own muse, I am the subject I know best. The subject I want to know better. -Frida Kahlo