Famous muralist and political radical, Diego Rivera lived most of his life in his homeland of Mexico. He was husband and mentor to fellow Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, who was famous for her self-portraits.
Diego Rivera was a Mexican artist and political radical. He was a loud and proud Communist who made bold and unapologetic statements through his use of mural painting. He was the one-time husband to fellow painter Frida Kahlo who was both lover and protoge and famous for her self-portraits.