Five sublime pieces at Brooklyn Museum’s Frida Kahlo exhibit, opening today
Frosted Pink Lightning.
That was her nail polish. The bottle is vivid red, actually — the same color as the lace-up boots she rocked with her prosthetic leg.
Welcome to Frida Kahlo’s world.
At the Brooklyn Museum, you can see photos of the world-famous artist at age 4. Her cosmetics. Her clothes. Film footage of her at home — which was the Casa Azul, in Mexico — with her husband, the painter Diego Rivera, caressing her cheek.