Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo- Cancelled | Kids Out and About Hartford

Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo- Cancelled


*The event has already taken place on this date: Sun, 09/13/2020
This highly engaging film takes us on a journey through the life of one of the most prevalent female icons: Frida Kahlo. She was a prolific self-portraitist, using the canvas as a mirror through all stages of her turbulent and, at times, tragic life. Guided with interview, commentary and Frida’s own words, EXHIBITION ON SCREEN uncovers that this, however, was not a life defined by tragedy. Featuring key exhibitions and interviews with world renowned Kahlo curators, EXHIBITION ON SCREEN explores the extraordinary symbolism and themes in these personal canvases to seek a deeper understanding of the real Frida Kahlo. Using cinema to take an up-close and intimate look at her works we examine how great an artist she can be considered. Displaying a treasure trove of colour and a feast of vibrancy on screen, this personal and intimate film offers privileged access to her works and highlights the source of her feverish creativity, her resilience and her unmatched lust for life, men, women, politics and her cultural heritage. We might think we already know Frida Kahlo – the image of floral crowns, big brows and folk style clothing have made her a muse to generations – but what lies beneath the surface of this intensely passionate woman?

Documentary film presentation, 90 minutes

The audience is invited to bring a lunch to enjoy during the program.

Tickets available first-come, first-serve on the day of the program at the Welcome Center. The audience is invited to bring a lunch to enjoy during the program. Free coffee available. Cookies provided courtesy of Big Y.

September 17, 2020 @ 12:15 pm1:45 pm

 | Cost: $4 | Cost for Members: $2


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Organization:

Springfield Museums

Location:

21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA, 01103
United States

Phone:

413-263-6800
Contact name: 
Karen Fisk
The event has already taken place on this date: 
09/13/2020
Time: 
12:15 pm–1:45 pm
Price: 
Cost: $4 | Cost for Members: $2

Ages

2-3 years 4-5 years 6-8 years Adults & kids together