Sunday May 20

Frida’s Parlour

Where?
141 Ebury Street
SW1W 9QW
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When?
19 May-16 June
How much?
Free entry to ‘Wallpaper Room’, workshops £20-£25

To whet our whistles for the V&A’s upcoming exhibition ‘Frida Kahlo: Making Herself Up,’ Grosvenor are popping up an interactive installation and workshop space in Belgravia inspired by the lady herself. There’s a ‘Wallpaper Room’ echoing Nickolas Muray’s iconic portrait ‘Frida Kahlo on The Bench’ and a cobalt blue room riffing off the artist’s Casa Azul in Mexico City – it’s Instagram seventh heaven. There are some killer workshops too – although make sure to book in advance. Whether you want to make a Frida-style headdress with acclaimed floral designer Judith Blacklock, create a masterpiece with self-portrait artist Dan Whiteson or fashion paper blooms with multidisciplinary creative Lora Avedian, you’re might end up with masterpiece worthy of the Mexican muse herself.

By Megan Carnegie