CAROLINECOON

"A Flag for Ana Mendieta"

 

From: The National Flag Series.

Ana Mendieta (1948-1985) included in the first generation of feminist artists, created earth-body works that were consciuosly cross-media events that are now crucial to our understanding of feminism's relationship to diverse cultures and women artists of colour. The flags in the painting are: Cuba, Mexico, USA and OIL.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo credit:Howard Woodruff