Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo in Detroit Tickets on Sale

MAR. 15 - Jul. 12, 2015

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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Benjamin West: Queen Philippa Interceding for the Lives of the Burghers of Calais

Benjamin West

Queen Philippa Interceding for the Lives of the Burghers of Calais, 1788

“I love the history depicted in this painting. The resolute faces of the burghers show such strength. West conveys so clearly the queen's compassion while pleading to the guards. I also love the richness of the queen's gown and the detailed armor on the guard. ”

Kathleen Mourad, Volunteer

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  • Shout-out to senior group Gallery on the Blvd. who came to see #DiegoAndFrida today. We hope you enjoyed your visit! http://t.co/ZFBYUJZspw4/17/2015 8:40:32 PM
  • Celebrate #DiegoAndFrida with @FMCA_DIA May 2 from 7-11 p.m. in Rivera Court! Info + tickets: http://t.co/tM6MqDGVNT http://t.co/l5QYUyMuah4/17/2015 8:33:25 PM
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