Portraits of Frida

October 11, 2008 § Leave a comment

Portraits of an Icon
Photo by Nickolas Muray Frida Kahlo on White Bench #30, 1938

Frida Kahlo is known for her self portraits. The San Jose Museum of Art is giving us the rare chance of seeing other views of her, through the eyes of renowned photographers in about fifty images. Frida Kahlo – Portraits of an Icon shows the artist carefully constructed self image, but also more private moments – in her bedroom, hospital room, studio, and garden.

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