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Astrosagas, local video producer and astrologist, talks about her parent’s journey, love of San Francisco, and Frida Kahlo's influence on art and politics.Listen on SpotifyRead the episode transcriptVer la transcripción del...
Jean Franco, a local Frida Kahlo look-alike actor,  has traveled the world bringing a bit of the beloved artist to every place. We learn about how they were discovered and the journey the likeness to an icon has brought them...
Local actor and comedian Marilet Martinez shares stories of growing up as a Chicana in the Mission District. She also discusses how strong and fearless Latinx women like Frida Kahlo inspired her career. Listen on SpotifyRead...
Linda Gamino, Associate Director of Ensambles Ballet Folklórico de San Francisco, opens up about her story of a tragic accident that affected her life, and the impact of Frida Kahlo in helping her overcome her disability....
Fernando Escaritz, a local sculptor, has created large size installations inspired by his lived experiences and his love for the Mexican culture. He revisits his childhood in Coayacan and the influence that Frida Kahlo’s...
Twin Walls Murals Company (Elaine Chu and Marina Perez-Wong) talk about their 20+ year friendship and the influence of Frida Kahlo and other strong local women artists in their own journey as women in the arts.Listen on...
Meet the artists featured in the exhibition, The de Young Open! Every Wednesday during the month of December, join us for weekly artist panels hosted by the Fine Arts Museums curators. Hear from artists of a diverse...
Join the Ancient Art Council for a rehearsed reading of Euripides' Bacchae directed and presented by Carey Perloff, artistic director emerita of the American Conservatory Theater.Following our acclaimed exploration...
Rio Yañez (Host of the series) tells the story of how his father, Rene Yañez, fought to open Frida Kahlo's first gallery show on the West Coast, here in San FranciscoListen on SpotifyRead the episode transcriptVer la...
Meet the artists featured in the exhibition, The de Young Open! Every Wednesday during the month of December, join us for weekly artist panels hosted by the Fine Arts Museums curators. Hear from artists of a diverse...

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