The Frida Kahlo exhibition in Madrid is one of the main cultural events that the capital is hosting this year. In fact, it offers you a unique opportunity to get to know this mythical Mexican painter in depth.
The life of Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo Calderón (Coyoacán, 1907-1954) was marked by tragedy and art. This is evidenced by his 150 works, in which topics as current as gender violence, couple relationships, and the vindication of women are present. Do you want to know more? From Gran Hotel Inglés, we tell you everything…
Frida Kahlo Exhibition in Madrid: Everything you need to know
Frida Kahlo and the exhibition in Madrid that everyone is talking about
The exhibition Frida Kahlo: Wings to fly collects 31 paintings and drawings of this iconic artist, as well as 91 photographs taken by the prestigious Mexican photographer Manuel Álvarez Bravo. Likewise, pages from the painter's personal diary are also included, through which you can clearly identify her two great stages: the European and the Mexican.
The self-portraits (such as The broken column or My nana and I) are the main components of this exhibition. However, it also includes still life still lifes and some of his darkest works (such as A few piquetitos).
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The Madrid headquarters of the Casa de México Foundation in Spain (C/ Alberto Aguilera, 20) hosts the Frida Kahlo exhibition from May 7 to November 30, 2022.
Opening hours are 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Tuesday to Saturday), 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Sunday) and 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Monday).
The price of general admission is €15, although there are reduced rates at half price and free tickets in certain cases.
The exhibition is divided into four rooms that pay special attention to the personal life of Frida Kahlo and the historical context in which she lived. In addition, you can complement your visit with narrations of some of his works by simply downloading the QR codes that appear next to them.
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