K-12EducatorsLearnersThe Arts

Painting: Dionisio Ceballos

Painter and filmmaker Dionisio Ceballos was born in Mexico City and now lives in the United States. He discusses his work, the subject matter, palette he is drawn to, and the connections between his life’s spiritual and artistic journeys. He also talks about the challenges that came with an invitation to paint several reproductions of works of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo for the film Frida.

Classroom activities and discussion questions available on PBS LearningMedia.

Visit Resource