Art Tour of Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Mexican Modernism

  • 20 Jan 2022
  • 11:30 AM
  • 1450 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
  • 34

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Join the BCYC South group to take a tour of the Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Mexican Modernism Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection. Located at the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach, this is sure to be an interesting and educational outing!

When Jacques and Natasha Gelman emigrated to Mexico, they quickly became friends of the leading artists of the time, including Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. Decades later, theirs is one of the greatest collections of modern Mexican art in the world. Enjoy works by artists inspired by the ideals of the Mexican Revolution and artifacts of indigenous cultures, including Rufino Tamayo, Lola Alvarez Bravo, as well as Rivera. The exhibition features over twenty paintings and drawings by Frida Kahlo including her iconic self-portraits and explores her persona through photographs and the types of Mexican dress and textiles she wore and celebrated. 

The tour includes the general entry admission and Frida Kahlo Collection, parking and a 10% discount at the Museum Store.

Lunch at the Museum

Following the tour, we can go to the Museum Restaurant for lunch. Here’s a link to the Restaurant’s menu!

https://www.opentable.com/r/the-restaurant-at-the-norton-west-palm-beach

Cost: $30pp

Signup Deadline: January 9

Hosts: John and Madi Yates, 732.261.4423

Museum Covid-19 Policy

The Norton Museum of Art updated its COVID-19 Policies. The health and safety of our guests is a top priority for the Norton Museum. Beginning October 1, 2021, guests (ages 12+) visiting the Norton Museum of Art will be required to show proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 72 hours; or a negative COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test conducted within 24 hours; OR voluntarily show proof of COVID-19 vaccination (together with a valid photo ID for ages 18+). This policy is based on guidance and recommendations issued by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and other authoritative or controlling government-issued health standards. Masks are required in the Museum.


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