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, Diego Rivera
, Frida Kahlo
, Juan Lorenzo
, Note de granaina (Granadinas)
, Powell Gardens
, self portraiture
“Powell Gardens, Kansas City’s botanical garden, is the only Kansas City-area venue to host Frida Kahlo’s Garden, an in-depth exhibition focusing on the influences and inspirations behind Frida Kahlo’s (1907–1954) body of work.” Here’s a sampling of that exhibit which is both biographical and educational.
“Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius.” — Pietro Aretino
“All plants are our brothers and sisters. They talk to us and if we listen, we can hear them.” – Arapaho
Spring is sooner recognized by plants than by men. ~ Chinese Proverb
“The truly important things in life — love, beauty, and one’s own uniqueness
— are constantly being overlooked.” – Pablo Casals
Different looking plants, some with names unknown to me.