Kahlo’s aesthetic reflects the vogue of her time: the mythologizing of a homogenized Indigenous past afforded by her proximity to whiteness and wealth.
The initiative was led by curators Patricia Marroquin Norby and Sylvia Yount.
UCLA’s “Engaging Living Religion” will look at how religious beliefs are presented and explored in museum galleries.
These films tell stories of resistance, trauma, and healing without relying on tired stereotypes.
Also, a work by Paolo Uccello, sold in a Sotheby’s sale this July for $3.1 million, was revealed to be looted by Nazis.
This weekend, the collective COUSIN presents film by directors they’ve commissioned new work from, including Colectivo Los Ingrávidos, seth cardinal dodginghorse, and more.
Evo Morales made the Wiphala one of the country’s two official flags in 2009. Now, forces that have taken over Bolivia desecrate the emblem, while the resistance waves it proudly.
Cultural Codex invites anyone to contribute stories and experiences that record aspects of indigenous cultures they want to celebrate.