Critical Writing Index

The Importance of Being Divya Mehra

by Shawna Dempsey

No More Potlucks, Mar. 2009, no. 2

This article looks at the recent work of artist Divya Mehra, with a focus on the use of humour within her work. Mehra uses humour and appropriation to confront issues of racism, sexism and colonialism, exposing the presence of these things in the media and everyday lived experiences.

ITEM 2009.090 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

The Importance of Being EarnestDivya Mehra

The PartyDivya Mehra

Like YouDivya Mehra

PantsDivya Mehra