the recent fetishization of frida kahlo not only strips her art & life of its revolutionary & political message but cheapens her into an accessory for quirky rookie mag type girls
“I have a love in my life. It makes me stronger than anything you can imagine”
Punch-Drunk Love (2002)
Paul Thomas Anderson
Siberia, National Geographic 1990
Ushiku Daibutsu is a statue located in Ushiku, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. Completed in 1993, it stands a total of 120 metres (390 ft) tall, including the 10 m (33 ft) base and 10m lotus platform.
Berthe Morisot ~ Woman at Her Toilette