Graciela Iturbide

Graciela Iturbide (b. 1942) is a Mexican photographer widely recognized for her photographic depictions of Mexican culture in which the ancient traditions of the country meet contemporary urban lifestyles. In 2005, Iturbide was asked to photograph Frida Kahlo’s private rooms that had never been opened to the public since Frida’s death in 1954. The photographs taken during this project has created the Casa de Frida Kahlo series.