Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo in Detroit Tickets on Sale

MAR. 15 - Jul. 12, 2015

Public Tickets for Diego and Frida: On Sale Now

Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo were an explosive couple. He carried a pistol. She carried a flask. He romanticized Detroit. She rejected it. But what they shared was a belief in communism, a thirst for tequila and a passion for each other. Discover how they left their mark on Detroit.                          

  
  

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Giovanni Maria Benzoni: Zephyr Dancing with Flora

Giovanni Maria Benzoni

Zephyr Dancing with Flora, 1870

“This is gorgeous! The artist sculpted the marble so skillfully that you can practically feel the breeze on your face as you see her dress flutter in the wind.”

Chandra Floyd, Manager, Events and Food Services

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