A look back at the life of Frida Kahlo. Born in 1907 at the family home just outside Mexico City, she had a complicated childhood, marred by polio which left her disabled at the age of six years old.
Nerine Tassie won the Sky Arts’ Landscape Artist of the Year in 2015 and has continued to move from strength to strength. She graduated from Edinburgh College of Art in 2002 with a degree in Fine Art and currently has a solo exhibition at Frames Gallery in Perth in Scotland from now until 6th October 2018. We caught up with her for a Q&A session earlier this month.
Much can be learnt about the Native American way of life by studying their artistic talents. Interestingly, back before the first century, even the term ‘art’ was a foreign notion, saved for the Europeans rather than the Americans, who did not view the creative concept as a significant part of their society.
Born Andrew Warhola on 6th August 1925 in Pittsburgh, USA, Warhol was brought up in a working-class home. His Mother an embroider and his Father a construction worker, his parents were Carpatho-Rusyn immigrants from an area that is today known as Slovakia.