Costume in Frida Kahlo’s Art: A Representation of Post-Revolutionary Nationalist Ideology, Mexican Female Indigeneity, and Mestizo Identity

Frida Kahlo by Nickolas Muray

On this day in 1907, legendary artist, feminist icon, and extraordinary woman, Frida Kahlo was born, whose worldwide popularity has been on the rise ever since the early nineties. Her art, personal narrative, disability-stricken and tragedy-enduring, yet fully, passionately lived life has captivated many hearts after biographies have been published about her – no wonder […]

British Culture 101: 12 Things No Amount Of English Classes Can Teach You

Wellies with Union Jack pattern

We all know that the British drive on the wrong side of the road and use some extra u’s in words that Americans have deemed unnecessary, and that you cannot wash your hands without either burning or freezing them numb, but there are a lot more to this fascinating country that I only found out […]