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Cuban-American multimedia and performance artist best known for her “Silueta Series” and her “earth-body” art. One of her most famous works was “Untitled (Facial Hair Transplants” from 1972.
She earned her B.A., M.A., and M.F.A. from the University of Iowa. She was taught by the famed Hans Breder.
She received the 1983 Rome Prize from the American Academy in Rome.
How did Ana Mendieta die?
Ana Mendieta's death was caused by Falling from height.
Ana Mendieta died on September 8, 1985, in New York City, after falling from her 34th-floor apartment in Greenwich Village at 300 Mercer Street. She lived there with her husband of eight months, minimalist sculptor Carl Andre.
|Cause of death||Falling from height|
|Age of death||36 years|
|Birthday||November 18, 1948|
|Death date||September 8, 1985|
|Place of death||Greenwich Village, New York, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|