• Rizal
    lots of sweethearts he made portraits of them and his closest friends such as Ferdinand Blumentritt and Juan Luna. Being an intellectual he also made anatomical drawings of insects and plants since he studied medicine during his years studying in the University of Sto. Tomas. Also, while travelling he...
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  • Frida
    The Two Fridas 1939 The Two Fridas 1939 Self-Portrait with the Portrait of Doctor Farill 1951 Self-Portrait with the Portrait of Doctor Farill 1951 Frieda and Diego Rivera Frieda and Diego Rivera The Broken Colum 1944 The Broken Colum 1944 Henry Ford Hospital 1932 Henry Ford Hospital...
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  • Life of Dr. Jose P. Rizal
    attended the Ateneo Municipal de Manila, earning a Bachelor of Arts. He enrolled in Medicine and Philosophy and Letters at the University of Santo Tomas and then traveled alone to Madrid, Spain, where he continued his studies at the Universidad Central de Madrid, earning the degree of Licentiate in Medicine...
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  • Themes of a Marginalized Culture
    and is seen as marginalized. A few examples of autoethnographic texts are Pocho by Jose Antonio Villarreal, …And the Earth Did Not Devour Him by Tomas Rivera and The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros. In all three texts, the protagonists are a part of a marginalized culture of Mexican Americans...
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  • Social Network of Jose Rizal
    paternal Chinese ancestry. He attended the Ateneo Municipal de Manila, earning a Bachelor of Arts diploma and studied medicine at the University of Santo Tomas in Manila. Ron Burt’s notion of a structural hole (Burt, 1992), social capital (Lin 2001: 549) and a theory on small worlds (Watts, 1999) were explored...
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  • Il Mio
    Diego Rivera (1886-1957), muralist painter, was one of the greatest artist in the 20th century. Born in Guanajuato Mexico on December 8th 1886, He studied in the San Carlos Academy and in the carving workshop of artist Josè Guadalupe Posada, whose influence was decisive. Diego Rivera’s Legacy...
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  • Museum of Modern Art
    collection of Latin America Modernism. One of the works in the gallery was from Frida Kahlo, Manuel Rodriguez Lozano, Joaquin Torres Garcia and Diego Rivera. All of these works are painted on oil on canvas and tempera on Masonite. Kahlo’s painting caught my attention and I picked it because I consider her...
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  • Rizal
    Education- Don Francisco and Paciano wanted Jose to pursue higher learning- Dona Teodora opposed this AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SANTO TOMAS 01 4. RIZAL ENTERS THE UNIVERSITY- April 1877, Rizal at 16 years old, entered University of Santo Tomas2 reasons why he enrolled Philosophy...
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  • landscape paintings
    ― Frida Kahlo www.fridakahlofans.com BIOGRAPHY Frida Kahlo de Rivera (July 6, 1907 – July 13, 1954; Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón) was a Mexican painter, born in Coyoacán. Perhaps best known for her self-portraits, Kahlo's work is remembered for its "pain and passion", and its intense...
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  • Local Color
    Old. Known for his skill in portraying the complex psychology of his characters, James wrote some of his best fiction in the 1880s, including The Portrait of a Lady (1881), Washington Square (1881), The Bostonians (1886), and The Princess Casamassima (1886). His later works include The Tragic Muse (1890)...
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  • Frida Kahlo
    is Diego” (Zamora 37). She referred to her marriage to Diego Rivera as an accident because of the emotional pain he caused her. The peak of pain was reached during Kahlo’s marriage to Rivera when she discovered the romantic affair that Rivera and her sister Cristina were having. However, they were both...
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  • Frida Kahlo
    Frida Kahlo de Rivera (July 6, 1907 – July 13, 1954; Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón) was a Mexican painter, born in Coyoacán. Perhaps best known for her self-portraits, Kahlo's work is remembered for its "pain and passion", and its intense, vibrant colors. Her work has been celebrated in Mexico...
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  • Frida, Her Life
    miscarriages, and her numerous operations, Kahlo's works are often characterized by their stark portrayals of pain. Fifty-five of her 143 paintings are self-portraits, which frequently incorporate symbolic portrayals of her physical and psychological wounds. Kahlo was deeply influenced by indigenous Mexican culture...
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  • Frida Kahlo: a Life in Pain
    (Lucie-Smith 1999). During her lifetime Kahlo embarked on many hardships caused by illness, heartache, and love. She became known for her haunting self portraits, radical politics, and that infamous unibrow (Stephen 2008). The turmoil began early for this young woman. At age six, she was stricken with polio...
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  • Rizal
    having won most of the prizes offered by the school. The next year he did double work, taking the first year in philosophy at the University of Santo Tomas and studying agriculture in the Ateneo. This latter course was also completed with highest honors but because he was not yet of the legal age his credentials...
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  • Frida Kahlo
    by Alejandro Gómez. One of the Cachets’ victims of trickery was a tall and fat muralist, Diego Rivera, who had been commissioned by the school to paint its auditorium. Frida stopped at nothing to annoy Rivera, 20 years her senior. She and the Cachets soaped the stairs so Diego would fall and slip, stole...
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  • Doc3
    at the University of Santo Tomas (1877 - 1882) * April 1877 * Rizal was 16 years old, matriculated in the University of Santo Tomas, taking the course on Philosophy and Letters. * 1877 – 1878 * During his first year term in the University of Santo Tomas , Rizal studied Cosmology,...
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  • thucydidies
    Frida was slightly crippled from polio, suffered from a serious streetcar accident that left her infertile, married famous muralist Diego Rivera, divorced, remarried Rivera, became a political activist and rose to fame through her oil paintings all before succumbing to her poor health. She was an intelligent...
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  • Frida Kahlo
    Fernandez. However, it was while enrolled at The National Preparatory School, to pursue medical studies, that Kahlo met famed Mexican muralist Diego Rivera.  During her youth Kahlo was severely injured when the bus she and a follow political activist and love interest, Alejandro Gómez Arias, collided with...
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  • Frida Kahlo Biography
    in churches, schools, libraries and public buildings. Diego Rivera, a man who would play a major role in Kahlo’s life, painted murals while Kahlo would hide, since students were forbidden to be in the auditorium, and watch him for hours. Rivera was often called ‘panzon’ which means fat belly being as he...
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