Frida Kahlo Museum Essay

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The Frida Kahlo Museum, also known as La Casa Azul, is located in the center of Coyoacan, an old and picturesque neighborhood in the south of Mexico City.

La Casa Azul is the place where the famous Mexican artist Frida Kahlo was born, lived and died, becoming a Museum in 1958, four years after her death. Today is one of the most visited museums in Mexico City at national and international level. Each month receives about 25,000 visitors, 45% of them foreign.

Frida Kahlo is the most famous Latin American painter of the 20th century and a fundamental figure of Mexican art. At 6 years old Frida suffers from poliomyelitis, then, at age 18, she has a tragic accident that severely affects her spine, despite her physical condition is an artist with an intense activity artistic. Politically, he is a member of the Communist Party and a faithful leftist activist.

The Frida Kahlo Museum is in charge of the
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The museum exhibits about XXXX objects of different materials and has 7 exhibition rooms.

The collection management plan for the Frida Kahlo Museum is fundamental, due to the importance and nature of its collection, as well as the large number of visitors it receives day by day.

The management of the collections is fundamental for the development, organization and preservation of the artifacts of a museum. This management plan includes practical, technical, ethical and legal methods for collecting, organizing, studying, interpreting and preserving collections.

Collection management includes the preservation, use of collections and the preservation of data as well as the way in which the collections support the mission and objectives of the museum. It is essential to know how to administer the collections to support the museum's action and to optimally exploit the technological and human resources.

The present essay will focus on the following points of collection

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