Artists from Cuba then and now..  Ruben Torres Llorca and Ana Mendieta..
http://www.mutanteggplant.com/vitro-nasu/2013/11/18/make-me-a-mask-ruben-torres-llorca-body-art-of-ana-mendieta/

I lived close by in the Village (Manhattan) when Ana fell from the tall building.  What a shocking event.  I read a book afterward.

Fung Lin Hall