Women Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Favianna Rodriguez
Women Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Favianna Rodriguez
By Raquel Reichard | 06/17/2015 - 16:29

At Latina, we are excited to announce a new interview series called Women Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday, where we will feature badass Latina

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Take A Peek Inside Frida Kahlo's Closet
By Cristina Arreola | 05/08/2015 - 14:19

Following Frida Kahlo's death in 1954, her husband, Diego Rivera, placed her personal belongings i

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WATCH: Street Artist Paints Beautiful Landscapes in Seconds
WATCH: Street Artist Paints Beautiful Landscapes in Seconds
By Cristina Arreola | 01/08/2015 - 09:54

Prepare to have your mind blown. Chilean street artist Fabian Gaete Maureira boasts that he can compose a stunning landscape picture in less than three minutes — and he delivers on that promise. 

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Latino Artists Guessing Game
Guess These 10 Famous Latino Paintings!
By Cristina Arreola | 12/16/2014 - 15:58

Pop quiz! Don't worry — there's no grades here. We just want to test your knowledge of Latino art with a fun game.

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Latino Artists To Know
10 Latino Artists To Know
By Cristina Arreola | 12/02/2014 - 17:17

When it comes to Latin American art, most people immediately think of Frida Kahlo.

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Ecce Homo Restored Painting
Terrible Restoration Painting Helping Charity & Spanish Town
By Celia Fernandez | 08/14/2013 - 10:24

An elderly Spanish woman took it up upon herself to restore a damaged 19th century painting of Christ, “Ecce Homo.”

Cecilia Gimenez’s, 81, attempt to restore the famous painting attracted a lot of attention last year and has drawn more than 40,000 tourists to see the painting in person.

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Handicap Artist Juan Agudelo
Juan Agudelo Has No Arms Or Legs, Draws With His Heart
By Sugey Palomares | 11/20/2012 - 15:24

Juan Agudelo has an art portfolio rich with hand drawn pieces of artwork that proves the value and strength and determination. The 20-year-old artist from Colombia was born without legs or arms, and has achieved exceptional skills despite his disability.

Born with an underdeveloped forearm and one finger, Juan started to create sketches at the age of six. Over the years, the LaGuardia Community College student has perfected his own technique for drawing still life and hopes to become an architect someday.

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Elderly Woman Ruins Fresco Painting in Spain
By Samantha Leal | 08/24/2012 - 10:07

We're not really sure what to say to this but ay dios mio. An elderly woman has come forward this week to claim responsibility for completely botching a century-old "ecce homo" fresco painting of Jesus in a northeastern village in Spain, reports The New York Times

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Neil Rivas Illegal Superheroes
Artist's Exhibit Depicts Superheroes as 'Illegal' Immigrants
By Samantha Leal | 08/23/2012 - 09:51

Artist Neil Rivas explores immigration policy in his latest exhibit: "Illegal Superheroes." The exhibit, which showed last month at the Ramp Gallery, a community-curated space at San Francisco's SOMArts Cultural Center, has definitely caused a stir both locally and nationally. 

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Diego Rivera's Nina en Azul y Blanco
Want to Own Diego Rivera’s “Girl in Blue And White” Piece? You Can For $6 Million
By Sugey Palomares | 05/22/2012 - 16:42

Mexican painter Diego Rivera was not only a master at capturing the line between the struggling lower class and privileged elite, but he also conquered themes such as revolution, feminism and world peace. Although his vivid murals inspired by Italian frescoes were his signature style, after the 1930’s he dedicated himself to portrait painting, taking on the same social motifs as his beginning works.

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