Frida Kahlo: Self-Portrait with Monkeys, 1943Posted: April 17, 2015
“Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life”
The New York Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Blvd., Bronx, NY
first solo presentation of Kahlo’s work in New York City in more than 25 years, and the first exhibition to focus exclusively on Kahlo’s intense interest in the botanical world. Featuring more than a dozen original Kahlo paintings and works on paper, this six-month engagement also reimagines the iconic artist’s famed garden and studio at the Casa Azul, her lifelong home in Mexico City.
pictured: Frida Kahlo. Self-Portrait with Monkeys. 1943.