Cuban, 20th century, female.
Active in the USA.
Born 1948, in Havana; died 1985, in New York.
Sculptor, installation artist, performance artist, video artist, photographer.
Land Art, Body Art.
Ana Mendieta's family left Cuba for political reasons. She studied in the USA at the University of Iowa and began as a painter before making a radical change of direction. Ana Mendieta died in mysterious circumstances. From ...