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Transmedia Visiting Artist Gary Kibbins
Transmedia Visiting Artist Gary Kibbins will give a talk on Sept. 24 at 2 p.m. in Shemin Auditorium.
Kibbins is a media artist and writer currently teaching in the Department of Film Studies at Queen’s University, Canada. He previously taught at California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles. His work has been described as “rich, deep, pleasurable nuggets of filmmaking,” which often combine found footage, poetic text and wry humor. In 2005, a collection of his essays and scripts titled “Grammar & Not-Grammar” was released by YYZ Books. Last year, Kibbins was awarded the grand prize at the 25th annual Images Festival in Toronto for his installation “Girl Sitting on a Blue Chair.”
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