Frida Kahlo By: Andrina Nyengo

Frida Kahlo was a well known artists in the 20th century. Born in Coyoacán, Mexico on July 6, 1907. Kahlo was known for her art that resembled her pain from a previous accident she had which resulted in over two dozen surgeries and constant pain. Kahlo's also incorporated religious symbols in her art and she mainly painted self portraits.

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/cp/obituaries/archives/frida-kahlo

https://matadornetwork.com/life/story-behind-10-frida-kahlo-paintings/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Self-Portrait_with_Thorn_Necklace_and_Hummingbird

Frida Kahlo overall tied into the cultural interaction and religious/ethical system themes because she created art that was shared worldwide for others to see and in most of her artwork she incorporated religious symbols.

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"I paint my own reality. The only thing I know is that I paint because I need to, and I paint whatever passes through my head without any other consideration." This quote proves that Frida painted what she wanted without consideration and believed what she painted was real.

Video- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYWKoMFjnbs

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