Image and artworks courtesy of the Estate of Ana Mendieta Collection, LLC and Galerie Lelong, New York.

Silueta Sangrienta

Ana MendietaUnited States of America2 minutes1975PGColourEnglish

An elemental film of flesh, blood, earth and water, Ana Mendieta’s Silueta Sangrienta depicts the artist’s reposing body on the ground, its trick disappearance, and crimson blood filling its indent before Mendieta’s prone figure returns.

Image and artworks: courtesy of the Estate of Ana Mendieta Collection, LLC and Galerie Lelong, New York