Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA)

Apr 21

In 1939, The Frame by Frida Kahlo became the first 20th century painting by a Mexican artist to be purchased by the Louvre.

In 1939, The Frame by Frida Kahlo became the first 20th century painting by a Mexican artist to be purchased by the Louvre.

Apr 17

theparisreview:

“I see dreams as part of life in general, but reality is much richer.”
RIP Gabriel García Márquez

theparisreview:

“I see dreams as part of life in general, but reality is much richer.”

RIP Gabriel García Márquez

Apr 15

DISTANT PARALLELSCurated by Edward Hayes Jr., MOLAA Assistant Curator
Distant Parallels reflects upon the Latin American diaspora through family-based investigation and broader cultural excavations of inter-continental Latin America. This exhibition explores topics of home, homeland, anonymity and representation in bold new work by five emerging Los Angeles-based artists. The artists whose work will be on view include Adriana Baltazar,Ramiro Gomez Jr., Miguel Ángel Mejía,Gala Porras-Kim and Luis Ernesto Zavala.
Opening Reception at The Collaborative
Saturday, April 26
7:00pm
Free AdmissionTwo hours free parking available with the Collaborative validation.
The Collaborative 421 W. Broadway Ave.Long Beach, CA 90802Phone: 562.590.9119

DISTANT PARALLELS
Curated by Edward Hayes Jr., MOLAA Assistant Curator

Distant Parallels reflects upon the Latin American diaspora through family-based investigation and broader cultural excavations of inter-continental Latin America. This exhibition explores topics of home, homeland, anonymity and representation in bold new work by five emerging Los Angeles-based artists. The artists whose work will be on view include Adriana Baltazar,Ramiro Gomez Jr., Miguel Ángel Mejía,Gala Porras-Kim and Luis Ernesto Zavala.

Opening Reception at The Collaborative

Saturday, April 26

7:00pm

Free Admission
Two hours free parking available with the Collaborative validation.

The Collaborative 
421 W. Broadway Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802
Phone: 562.590.9119

Apr 11

Frida Friday: Frida had planned on becoming a doctor.Her knowledge of the human body added realistic touches to her paintings.Image Credit:Moses,Frida Kahlo, 1945.

Frida Friday: Frida had planned on becoming a doctor.Her knowledge of the human body added realistic touches to her paintings.

Image Credit:Moses,Frida Kahlo, 1945.

Apr 07

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sosreelthoughts:

#FridaKahlo exhibit at #MOLAA w ma bae @reeeaa <33 (at Museum of Latin American Art)

sosreelthoughts:

#FridaKahlo exhibit at #MOLAA w ma bae @reeeaa <33 (at Museum of Latin American Art)

mystiic-spiral:

Me at the Frida Kahlo exhibit at the molaa museum In Long Beach, CA

mystiic-spiral:

Me at the Frida Kahlo exhibit at the molaa museum In Long Beach, CA

Mar 24

that-one-october-night:

Frida Kahlo

that-one-october-night:

Frida Kahlo

Mar 21

bbbarrios:

#firstplace 🌸💐🙉🌵 thank you #molaa #fridamania loves @lindanuves 😘😘😍 #fridacoustumes #lasdosfridas #twofridas (at Museum of Latin American Art)

bbbarrios:

#firstplace 🌸💐🙉🌵 thank you #molaa #fridamania loves @lindanuves 😘😘😍 #fridacoustumes #lasdosfridas #twofridas (at Museum of Latin American Art)

Frida Friday: In 2001, the USPS issued a Frida Kahlo stamp, making her the first Hispanic woman whose face has appeared on a U.S. stamp.

Frida Friday: In 2001, the USPS issued a Frida Kahlo stamp, making her the first Hispanic woman whose face has appeared on a U.S. stamp.