Theo Jean Cuthand

Theo Jean Cuthand was born in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1978, and grew up in Saskatoon. Since 1995 he has been making short experimental videos and films about sexuality, madness, Queer identity and love, and gender and Indigeneity, which have screened in festivals internationally. His work has also been exhibited at galleries including MoMA in NYC, The National Gallery in Ottawa, and The Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. He completed his BFA majoring in film and video at Emily Carr University of Art and Design in 2005, and his master of arts in media production at Toronto Metropolitan University in 2015. He has also written three feature screenplays and has performed at Live at the End of the Century in Vancouver, Queer City Cinema’s Performatorium in Regina, and 7a*11d in Toronto. In 2017 he won the Hnatyshyn Foundation’s REVEAL Indigenous Art Award. He is a Whitney Biennial 2019 artist. He is of Plains Cree and Scots descent, a member of Little Pine First Nation, and currently resides in Toronto, Canada.

Events and Residencies

Wednesday / May 29, 2024 at 7:00 pm

EMPAC, iEAR Presents!

Theo Jean Cuthand
May 29–30, 2024

EMPAC Spring 2024 + iEAR Presents!

Friday / October 28, 2022 at 6:30 pm

EMPAC Fall 2022

Break ꩜ut Symposium 2022