• Mary Doyle Keefe: Model for Rockwell’s Rosie the Riveter Painting Dies

    FILE - In this May 22, 2002 file photo, Mary Doyle Keefe poses at her home in Nashua, N.H., with the May 29, 1943, cover of the Saturday Evening Post for which she had modeled as "Rosie the Riveter" in a Norman Rockwell painting. Keefe died Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Simsbury, Conn., after a [...]
  • María Magdalena Campos-Pons – Cuban Artist

    María Magdalena Campos-Pons (August 22, 1959 - ) is a Cuban-born artist based in Boston. Campos-Pons works primarily in photography, performance, audiovisual media, and sculpture. She is considered a "key figure" among Cuban artists who found their voice in a post-revolutionary Cuba. "Six things are difficult in this world: to be a woman; to be black; to be [...]
  • Ana Mendieta-Cuban American Performance Artist

    Ana Mendieta (November 18, 1948 – September 8, 1985) was a Cuban American performance artist, sculptor, painter and video artist who is best known for her "earth-body" art work. Originally born in Havana, Mendieta arrived in the United States as a refugee in 1961, shortly prior to the beginning of the Cuban Revolution. Early life and exile Mendieta [...]