Frida Kahlo (Mexican, 1907 - 1954)

Frida Kahlo

Mexican | 1907 - 1954

Frida Kahlo was a Mexican painter who was born in 1907. Her work is currently being shown at Fundación Malba in Buenos Aires. Numerous key galleries and museums such as MdbK Leipzig have featured Frida Kahlo's work in the past.Frida Kahlo's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from 20 USD to 34,883,000 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 2000 the record price for this artist at auction is 34,883,000 USD for Diego y yo, sold at Sotheby's New York in 2021. Frida Kahlo has been featured in articles for New Statesman, Artmajeur Magazine and ARTnews. The most recent article is Masterpiece Story: Self-Portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird by Frida Kahlo written for Daily Art Magazine in April 2024. The artist died in 1954.

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Current Exhibitions

Frida Kahlo at the Rose Art Museum

The Rose Art Museum
Waltham | Massachusetts | USA
Feb 10,2022 - Jun 16,2024

Frida Kahlo: Diego and I

Fundación Malba
Buenos Aires | Argentina
Aug 26,2022 - Jun 30,2024

Past Exhibitions

Surreal Surroundings

König Mexico City
Mexico City | Mexico
Feb 06,2024 - Mar 08,2024


"Cats, Owls, and Mountains" Have Taken Over the Tokyo Art Scene
Masterpiece Story: Self-Portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird by Frida Kahlo
The perils of artists’ posthumous fame


..Consistently invigorated by the colors and patterns of Kahlo’s Tehuana costume, these dynamic photographs present this artist, best known for her self portraits, as she was viewed by a third party....

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Telfair Museums, Telfair Academy

..Rendered in vivid colors and realistic detail, Kahlo's jewel-like paintings are filled with complex symbolism, often relating to specific incidents in her life...

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Philadelphia Museum of Art

..These photographs—several of which Kahlo inscribed with dedications, effaced with self-deprecating marks, or kissed, leaving a lipstick trace—pose fascinating questions about an artist who was both the...

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Philadelphia Museum of Art

.. Experience a fresh perspective on Kahlo's compelling life story through her most intimate personal belongings...

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V&A London

..Frida Kahlo’s oeuvre deals with many topics that were not only significant to the artist but are still relevant today...

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de Young Museum

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