Art

Grrr. Tom of Finland gets own sexy stamp

Hubba hubba. Tom of Finland on a stamp. That's something even I would enjoy licking (although they are self-adhesive! Travesty!)—considering I'm a lesbian.But for so many years I've enjoyed this artwork, ev...

GA Voice Art Director Mike Ritter dies at 48

Mike Ritter, art director for the GA Voice, died shortly after midnight on Sunday, March 30, 2014. He was 48.He was admitted into the emergency room at Atlanta Medical Center on Friday, March 28, where doct...
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Bisexual painter Frida Kahlo’s self-portraits highlight of High Museum exhibit

Frida

The works of noted Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, who was openly bisexual, and her painter husband Diego Rivera make for a fascinating exhibit currently at the High Museum of Art.

Atlanta is the only U.S. city hosting “Frida and Diego: Passion, Politics and Painting,” which opened a few weeks ago and runs through May 12. It’s a joint collaboration with the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto and the Museo Dolores Olmedo in Mexico City, featuring more than 130 works.

It’s the largest-ever collection of the two painters’ art. Atlanta was chosen not just for its reputation as a “vibrant, growing city,” but also for its large Latino-American community, according to Virginia Shearer, director of education at the High Museum of Art.

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‘Dali til Dawn’

High Museum offers extended hours for last chance to see masterpieces by Salvador Dali