Also, he famously used a single color, the rich shade of ultramarine that he made his own, "International Klein Blue. American performance artist Chris Burden is most known for his s works that placed him in extreme danger, such as being shot in the arm by an assistant or being crucified on the back of a car. If you see an error or typo, please: tell us. Notably, Klein's work and his objectifying use of women's bodies is at odds with much of the feminist body art which came after it. Updated and modified regularly. American Art Definition Page. Feminist Art Movement Page.
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This links to the use of the term "body art" today to refer to tattoos and body ornamentation more generally.
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Content compiled and written by Anna Souter. In the posts atmosphere of changing social mores and thawed attitudes toward nudity, the body became a perfect tool to make the political personal. Ana Mendieta was a Cuban-American performance artist who created work in the late twentieth century focusing on violence against the female body, as well as pieces involving a close connection with nature and the landscape.