A Discussion of the Work and Life of Ana Mendieta at Southbank Centre
24 Sep 2013
7.45pm, The Purcell Room, Southbank Centre, London 24 September 2013 A discussion of the life and work of experimental artist Ana Mendieta, part of Literature Autumn Season 2013. Ana Mendieta (1948-1985) was a powerful artist whose themes include feminism, land art, life, death, identity, site and belonging. With the Hayward Gallery devoting a major retrospective to Mendieta's ground-breaking practice, we host a discussion about her life, iconoclastic art works and legacy featuring leading critic Adrian Heathfield, the exhibition's curator Stephanie Rosenthal, and the artist's sister Raquelín Mendieta.