Celebrate the opening of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico with a weekend of Mexican food, music, crafts and art.
Enjoy live mariachi music, a taste of tacos, and drop in to make your own Mexican crafts with your friends and family. While here, explore the exhibition Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Art and Life in Modern Mexico, where Curator, Julia Waite, will be sharing her insights into Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and the dynamic networks of modern art in Mexico.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to immerse yourself in the sounds, tastes and arts of Mexico, right here in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland.
La Mexicana will serving up their authentic tacos from 11 – 3pm each day
Mariachi music will greet you on the forecourt from 12:30 – 1pm, and 1:30pm – 2pm each day
Enjoy Frida-inspired whanau drop in activities, each day 11 – 3pm
Catch curator, Julia Waite, talk on the exhibition in our auditorium on Saturday, 11am – bookings essential
The exhibition is organised by the Vergel Foundation and MondoMostre in collaboration with the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura. It is proudly supported by Craigs, AUT, as well as Omnigraphics, with special thanks to the Auckland Art Gallery Foundation.
10am – 5pm, each day