The Magical World of Leonora Carrington
"Art is not hereditary. It comes from somewhere else. Not from genes."
Recently, I’ve been thinking and reading about one of the great surrealist artists: Leonora Carrington (1917–2011). She is known for her beguiling paintings and stories – from her monumental feline sculptures to her absurdly cosmic canvases. Her output is as expansive as it gets. But she was also a prominent figure in the Mexican women’s l…