Performance Artist Rachel Rosenthal dies aged 88

Performance-art visionary, animal rights activist, and avant-garde icon Rachel Rosenthal passed away from complications from congestive heart failure at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 10, 2015, according to Kate Noonan, Rosenthal's collaborator for the past 20 years. Rosenthal was surrounded by friends of the Rachel Rosenthal Company, a non-profit organization she founded in 1989 as an outlet for her revolutionary creative vision. She was 88 years old.

"She served the Earth, and she was fun."