Mexican artist Frida Kahlo’s garden and studio will be recreated at the New York Botanical Garden next year, reports the BBC.

Frida_Kahlo_selfportrait-fair-useOpening May 16, Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life will be the late artist’s first solo show in New York in more than 25 years.

The exhibition will include original paintings by Kahlo, including this Self-Portrait with Thorn Necklace and Humming-bird, all reflecting the use of botanical imagery in her work.

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Top Photo, La Casa Azul, where Kahlo lived with Diego Rivera, which is now the Frida Kahlo Museum, by Anagoria (CC license)

Story tip from Sally Meek