Ana Mendieta: Afro-Atlantic Connections

Friday, March 1, 2019 4:00pm to 6:00pm

113 Arts and Science Building

Professor Conrad James
Visiting Associate Professor in World Cultures and Literatures
Department of Modern and Classical Languages, University of Houston

A pioneer of the earth-body art movement of the 1970s, Cuban-American artist Ana Mendieta is internationally revered for her silhouettes, performances, and sculptures. This lecture traces her impact on contemporary Caribbean artists.

Reception to follow.

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