Critical Writing Index

Thirza Cuthand

by Shawna Dempsey

Poolside, Fall 1999, pp. 11-15

The article discusses the history of artist Thirza Cuthand and most of her work. It follows her work from age 16 to current; focusing on development of visual style and subject matter. Her work deals with homosexuality, childhood sexuality, intergenerational relationships, mental disability, and the politics of multi-race identity.

This essay is also in the book Transference, Tradition, Technology: Native new media exploring visual and digital culture (published by Walter Philips Gallery editions, Banff, 2005).

ITEM 1999.058 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Lessons in Baby Dyke TheoryThirza Cuthand

Manipulation DictationThirza Cuthand

Springs EternalThirza Cuthand

Colonization: The Second ComingThirza Cuthand

Working Baby Dyke Theory: The Diasporic Impact of Cross Generattional BarriersThirza Cuthand

UntouchableThirza Cuthand

Thirza Cuthhand's Through the Looking GlassThirza Cuthand

My SisterThirza Cuthand

My SisterDaniella Ratzlaff

Bisexual WannabeThirza Cuthand

Earth FleshThirza Cuthand