Frida Kahlo. the Complete Paintings


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13.0 X 18.7 X 3.1 inches | 14.25 pounds

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About the Author

Andrea Kettenmann studied art history in Göttingen and Hamburg before joining the art history department of the University of Hamburg. She has published widely on Frida Kahlo and has contributed to numerous exhibitions and catalogues. She works as a freelance art historian in Mexico City, where she has lived for many years.

Marina Vázquez Ramos is an art historian specializing in modern Mexican art. She works as a university professor, researcher, and exhibition curator, and has edited several publications in Mexico and abroad. She was deputy director general of the Museo de Arte Moderno in Mexico City and is now director of the Mario Vázquez Raña Library's Photography Collection and Newspaper Archive.

Luis-Martín Lozano is an art historian specializing in the study of the creative processes of modernist artists in Mexico and Latin America. He is the recipient of a Fulbright scholarship and has conducted extensive research on the work of both Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, as well as publishing widely on both artists. Lozano was formerly the director of the Museo de Arte Moderno in Mexico, and has been a guest curator for many art institutions in the United States, Europe, Asia, Latin America, and particularly in Mexico.


"...offers for the first time a comprehensive survey of her entire oeuvre."-- ""
"Undoubtedly the most comprehensive publication on the artist to date."-- ""
"There is an impressive authenticity in Frida's visual metaphors. Looking at her paintings, we can say: this is true, this has been lived, suffered, and re-created."-- "Octavio Paz, 1988"
"Nothing is absolute. Everything changes, everything moves, everything revolves, everything flies and goes away."-- "Frida Kahlo"
"If you're after a wow-factor gift for the art lover in your life, this coffee table book will tick all of the boxes and then some (if the shelves are strong enough!)."-- "The Independent"
"Gives readers an insider view of one of art history's most iconic painters."-- ""
"The ultimate study of Kahlo's work for her legion of admirers."-- ""
"A truly comprehensive exploration of her life and work."-- "Time Out"
"A rare monograph as rich as any museum show."-- "The Chicago Tribune"
"Here is your own Kahlo museum."-- "The Times"
"A long overdue retrospective, this door-stopping volume brings together all 152 of Kahlo's paintings, alongside personal artifacts including rarely seen photographs, diary excerpts, and letters."-- ""
"A comprehensive survey of Kahlo's life and work."-- "The New York Times"
"...contains some of the most elusive and rare paintings by Mexican artist Frida Kahlo."-- ""
"A magnificent monograph containing the largest study of the Mexican trailblazer's work to date."-- "Harper's Bazaar"
"Frida Kahlo. The Complete Paintings bears the weight of Kahlo's immense triumphs and struggles."-- ""
"Frida Kahlo. The Complete Paintings is a must-have."-- ""
"An unprecedented glimpse into the historical haven of Kahlo."-- "Vogue"
"Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?"-- "Frida Kahlo"
"...brings together a wealth of [Kahlo's] letters, diary entries, and photographs, along with vivid recreations of more than 150 of her paintings."-- "Vogue"
"... brings together the most extensive study of [Frida Kahlo's] paintings to date."-- "GRAZIA"
"Allows readers to admire Frida Kahlo's paintings like never before, including unprecedented detail shots and famous photographs."-- ""
"A privileged glimpse into the private world of the legendary artist, including paintings that belong to private collections and are difficult for the general public to access."-- ""