·Most famous revolutionary painter in Mexico
· Frida Kahlo
Frida Kahlo was born on July 6th, 1907 in Coyoacan, Mexico. The Mexican Revolution began when Frida was three years old in 1910; Frida always gave the year of her birth as 1910 in order for people to associate her directly with the revolution.
On September 17, 1925 Frida was traveling on a bus together when it crashed into a tramcar. This catastrophe severely affected Frida’s life and art. This led her to start painting with the water-colors of her father Guillermo Kahlo.
· Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera
Diego Rivera, a mural painter discovered an extraordinary and unique talent in Frida and he encouraged her to continue following her artistic path in life. From this point on, Frida and Diego continued seeing each other and with time they soon developed a loving relationship. They were married on August 21, 1929 and this marked the beginning of one of the most well-known and extravagant love stories known to humankind.
Frida lived life to its fullest in the most passionate of ways. Her iconic existence, unique expression and extraordinary artwork have provided humanity with continuing optimism, strength and courage for the future.