Mexican painter connected with Surrealism and Magic Realism and most widely known on her behalf 55 self-portraits. She was motivated with the indigenous Mexican lifestyle and Mexican mythology. She experienced polio as a kid and developed hook physical deformity. In her teenagers, her wellness was further affected by severe accidents sustained throughout a bus incident. She acquired one gallery displaying in america: the Julien Levy Gallery in 1938. Her youth house, Casa Azul, was changed right into a Mexico Town museum and visitor appeal after her loss of life. She and fellow painter Diego Rivera acquired a turbulent relationship that included a divorce and remarriage. Both performers also had many extramarital affairs. She was performed by celebrity Salma Hayek within the award-winning film, “Frida,” from 2002.