Part 2

The Two Fridas

Amrita Sher-Gil and Frida Kahlo were two of history’s most famous women artists who never met yet led such parallel lives. Using the theatre and excitement of an auction, we connect two strangers, bringing them together for you – for one night only.

The Two Fridas is set in the fast-paced world of an auction house. Meet auctioneer and playmaker Amber, who combines game show host panache with deep knowledge of the artworks she sells to the highest bidder.

The action is framed around a series of unusual bidding rounds for some truly beautiful paintings. Amber has the lowdown on the lives of these iconic artists and knows all about the true cost to them of making their art.

In this playful look at the business of the art world, nothing’s reliable as the stakes become so much more than money...

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