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Frida's Bibliography

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  • Dada, Surrealism and Their Heritage. Organized by Willian Rubin. The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1968.

  • Diego Rivera: A Retrospective. Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, 1986.

  • Diego Rivera: Exposición Nacional de Homenaje. Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, 1977.

  • Frida Kahlo acompanada de siete pintoras. Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, 1967.

  • Frida Kahlo: Exposición Nacional de Homenaje. Essays by Alejandro Gómez Arias and Teresa del Conde. Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, 1977. 
  • Frida Kahlo. Oltre il mito. Diego Sileo, Mudec, Milan, 24 Ore Cultura, 2018.
  • Frida Kahlo. Helga Prignitz-Poda. Rome, 20 March-31 August 2014, Mondadori Electa, March 2014.
  • Frida Kahlo. Essay by Hayden Herrera. The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, 1978. 

  • Frida Kahlo. In The Frida Kahlo Museum. Texts by Lola Olmedo de Olvera, Diego Rivera and Juan O'Gorman. Catalogue published by the Organizing Committee of the Games of the XIX Olympiad, Mexico City, 1968.
  • Frida Kahlo- Biographical Sketch. Written by Diego Rivera for the National Institute of Fine Arts of Mexico in August 1954 for the exhibition of Mexican painting in Lima, Peru; excerpt reprinted in The Frida Kahlo Museum (catalogue published by the Organizing Committee of the Games of the XIX Olympiad in 1968), p. 8.
  • Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up. by Claire Wilcox (Editor), Circe Henestrosa (Editor). Victoria and Albert Museum,  London, 2018. 
  • Frida Kahlo: National Homage 1907-2007.  By Salomon Grimberg (Author), James Oles (Author), Carlos Fuentes (Author), Raquel Tibol (Author), Frida Kahlo (Artist). During the summer of 2007, the Palacio de Bellas Artes in Mexico City hosted the most complete exhibition ever of the work of Frida Kahlo, in the occasion of the centenary of Frida's birth. 
  • Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving. Special de Young edition. de Young, Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 2020
  • Frida Kahlo and Tina Modotti. Essay by Laura Mulvey and Peter Wollen. Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 1982.
  • Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: From the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection. Paperback – June 13, 2016 by Nicholas Chambers (Editor)
  • Homenaje a Frida Kahlo. Galerìas de la Ciudad de Mexico in collaboration with the Frida Kahlo Museum, 1967.
  • Iconografìa Funeraria Infantil. Transito de Angelitos. Museo San Carlos, Mexico City, 1988.
  • Masters of Popular Painting: Modern Primitives of Europe and America. The Museum of Modern Art, New York in collaboration with the Grenoble Museum, France, 1938.

  • Mexican Art Today. With an essay by Luis Cardoza y Aragón, Contemporary Mexican Painting. Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1943.

  • Museo Frida Kahlo. Technical Committee of the Diego Rivera Trust. Museum catalog with texts by Carlos Pellicer and Diego Rivera. Mexico City, Technical Committee of the Diego Rivera Trust, 1958.

  • Primitivism in Modern Art: Affinity of the Tribal and the Modern. Organized by William Rubin. 2 vols. The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1984.
  • Self Portrait in a Velvet Dress: Frida's Wardrobe: Fashion From The Museo Frida Kahlo. by Carlos Phillips Olmedo (Author), Denise Rosenzweig  (Author), Magdalena Rosenzweig (Author), Teresa del Conde (Author), Marta Turok (Author), Graciela Iturbide (Photographer), Pablo Aguinaco (Photographer), Unnamed Anonymous (Contributor). Chronicle Books, 2008. 
  • Spain and New Spain: Mexican Colonial Arts In Their European Context. Organized by Linde Bantel and Marcus B. Burke. Corpus Christi, Art Museum of South Texas, 1979.

  • The Art of Frida Kahlo. Essays by Teresa del Conde and Charles Merewether. Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide 1990.

  • The Latin American Spirit: Art and Artists in the United States, 1920-1970. The Bronx Museum of the Arts and Harry N Abrams, Inc., New York, 1988.

  • Women in Mexico/La Mujer en Mexico. Sullivan, Edward. The National Academy of Design, New York 1990.