Frida Kahlo – Famous Paintings And Meanings

Frida Kahlo is best known for the pain that permeated her life and her art. Born in Mexico in 1907, she endured personal tragedies, a stormy marriage to fellow artist Diego Rivera, and physical disability throughout her relatively short life. She frequently painted herself and her own agony because as she said, “I paint myself… Continue Reading

Famous Surrealist Paintings Of Our Time

Do you often say “It’s surreal?”  It’s a popular phrase now used by many.  Do you really know what it means?  A dictionary defines “surreal” as having an oddly dreamlike quality.”  It means something is “intensely irrational, unbelievable.  Artists painted unnerving, illogical scenes with photographic precision, created strange creatures from everyday objects and developed painting… Continue Reading