| Sep 13, 2012
| 12:41 PM
Actividades del Mes de la Herencia Hispana en Nova Southeastern University (NSU), 3301 College Ave., en Davie.
9 de septiembre
Cine Argentino: "The Mural" (estreno en EEUU), 2 – 3:30 p.m. Carl DeSantis Building, Knight Auditorium.
| Sep 14, 2012
| 11:56 AM
The painterly colors are as bright as a tropical sun in some of the artwork in the "Contemporary Latin American Art Exhibition" at the Columbia Art Center. Although the subject matter of all four artists tends to be puzzling, it's easy to enjoy their...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 1:47 PM
When I first read "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao," my friend Junot Diz's novel about growing up nerdy and haunted by Third World curses and dictatorship, I was giddy, crazy proud of the guy.
And I immediately thought, Pity the poor sucker who...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 11:15 AM
HOUSTON - Frida Kahlo, a legendary Mexican artist, once said, "I leave you my portrait so that you will have my presence all the days and nights that I am away from you."
Nalleli Hidalgo, a senior at Stephen F. Austin High School, was so inspired by...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Bryant Santamaria sees something of himself in Frida Kahlo.
The Hoover High School senior, like the Mexican surrealist, endured health problems and long hospital stays — Bryant while battling leukemia and the hair-loss condition alopecia, and...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 3:00 AM
When 7-year-old Annie Steig found out her drawing of a watermelon was going to be published in Highlights magazine, she and her mother made a racket in the kitchen.
“We kind of ran around the kitchen and screamed a lot,” said Annie’s...
| Sep 30, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The Florida Museum for Women Artists is worth a visit if you are strolling on the lovely streets of Downtown DeLand. The museum is located upstairs on the west side of Woodland Boulevard just north of New York Avenue. Here's a look at what's happening...
| Dec 7, 2010
Mo Bros, your time is up. Ladies, it’s our turn.
Feministing.com has declared this month "Decembrow."
Think Frida Kahlo. Forget the plucking, the waxing, the sugaring and embrace your natural brow.
If you don’t grow a beautiful brow on your...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 10:30 AM
The store has become like a second home for Vanessa Vaca.
From behind the cash register counter, her 5-year-old son Cristian emerges clutching his Ironman action figure, his soft-spoken questions breaking through Vaca’s concentration.
| Sep 8, 2010
| 3:52 PM
By Barbara KingsolverHarper Perennia, 544 pages, $16.99
In Barbara Kingsolver’s rich new novel "The Lacuna," the artist Frida Kahlo remarks that she would like to think she is being “pulled through history by something more...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 1:33 PM
You can go a couple different ways with Mexican food. There's basically the cheese-and-sauce-heavy variety, which is a Tex-Mex thing. And there's the more authentic Mexican, with corn tortillas, lots of cilantro and chopped onions and smoky peppers....