Althea Thauberger

ImagesList
Year
Work Title
Materials
Description
2017
L’arbre est dans ses feuilles
two channel video installation
2014
Preuzmimo Benčić
digital film
An experimental digital film made in collaboration with 67 child performers from Rijeka, C...
2012
Msaskok
event
An event that was structured around a recitation by Monique Nolette-Ille,  a prominent...
2012
Marat Sade Bohnice
theatrical performance & digital film
A performance and experimental documentary set in the Bohnice Psychiatric Hospital, Prague...
2012
“Who is it that can tell me who I am?”
photographic mural
A large and immersive photographic mural depicting performers of the Akingam Bhand Pather...
2012
Recovered Gelatin Dry Plates (Unknown American Nudist Colony) ca.1935/2012
archival inket prints
A series of photographs printed from decayed glass negatives. The images depict members a...
2011
The Next 78.6 Years
performance & charcoal drawing
A performance with ten new mothers and their infant babies who belonged to new mothers s...
2011
The Police Station
architectural installation & participatory event
A one night performance and installation commissioned by Toronto's Nuit Blanche. A t...
2011
Ecce Homo
photographic mural
A large public mural work in downtown Vancouver that was partly inspired by Jacq...
2011
Anatomie Artistique
platinum print
Anatomie Artistique, which borrows its title from a seminal book of anatomy for a...
2009
Ma’Sum Ghar
digital c-prints
Ma'sum Ghar is a series of three collaboratively staged photographs of the Canadian women ...
2009
Kandahar International Airport
digital c-print
A photograph featuring Canadian women in uniform who were serving in various capacities a...
2008
Chelsea Girls
dual 16mm film projection with optical sound & photograph
Chelsea Girls is a 16mm film projection installation in which two one-hour films are proje...
2008
La mort e la miseria
HD video & large scale photographic mural
A photographic mural and video performance of a traditional story from the Fassa Valley in...
2008
Carrall Street
performative street event
Carrall Street was a street event that took place on the block outside the commi...
2008
The Art of Seeing Without Being Seen
photographic mural
A photographic mural featuring members of the British Columbia Regiment Duke of Connaught...
2006
ZIVILDIENST ≠ KUNSTPROJEKT
performance & digital video
An film and performance made with 8 Berlin-based conscientious objectors. Zivildienst ...
2006
The Bear Video
digital video
A silent video of a bear actor engaged in a realistic bear performance....
2005
Silviculture
photographic prints
A series of portraits of treeplanters at work in remote areas of Alberta. Canadian tree...
2005
Northern
35mm film transferred to digital video
Northern was shot in Kannanaskis Country in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. While it is best...
2005
Murphy Canyon Choir
choral project
Murphy Canyon Choir, commissioned by inSite_05 San Diego/Tijuana, began with an open call ...
2005
Jean
photographic billboard
Jean is a monumental portrait of the Honorable Madame Jean Augustine, first black female ...
2005
Decarie Devotional Choir
choral performance
A choral performance with 20 amateur multi-denominational Christian singers from the mo...
2004
A Memory Lasts Forever
musical video
An allegorical operetta about confronting death for the first time. A Memory Lasts Fore...
2003
Serious
digital c-print
A small photograph set in rural Florida that documents the artist at work alongside four ...
2002
New Day Jubilee
photographic installation & event
A gallery installation consisting of 42 life sized photographs, an acrylic mural paintin...
2002
Short Videos 2002
SD videos
Three short video-documented performances relating to Canadian nationalism and colonialis...
2001–02
Songstress
16mm film transferred to digital video
A series of 8 films featuring 8 young female singer/songwriters who, in 2001, were based ...
2001
not afraid to die
16mm film transfered to digital video
A looping 16mm film portrait set in a museum diorama. not afraid to die was s...
2001
Hiker’s Bliss
digital c-print
A companion piece to the video not afraid to die, this photograph has been presen...