Queen's Film and Media

Film and Media Studies
Film and Media Studies

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Gary Kibbins is the Associate Head for Queen's Film and Media and in Fall 2021 he is the Graduate Chair for the department. Gary is a media artist and writer, currently teaching at Queen’s University. Until 2000 he taught at the California Institute of the Arts. A book of essays and scripts was published in 2005: Grammar & Not-Grammar: Selected Scripts and Essays by Gary Kibbins, ed. A. J. Paterson, YYZ Books, Toronto; 2005; 254 pp.  

garykibbins.com

Research Interests:    

Aesthetic theory; experimental media; experimental literature; image theory; image-text relations

Media Works:

2016    Mama Minde  20:00

2016   Men Working On Boats at Night  10:30

2015   The Wide Wide World  9:00

2014   Only Believe Things That Are Easy To Understand         7:30

2014   Ocean View  10:00

2012   God Hates Himself   22:00

2012   Girl Sitting on Blue Chair  30:00

2010   The Unlucky Sailor  35:00

2009   7 Questions About Bicycles  15:00

2008   How To Lose Consciousnes  16:30

2007   Brain Worm #3  17:00

2006     jesuscallingthelittlechildrenuntohim 12:00

2006     A Triad in 3 Parts 7:00

2006     The Harvest Is In 14:00

2005     10 Phrase Studies 10:00

2005     Brain Worm 24:00

2004     April 1967 7:00

2003     If Horses Had Gods 45:00

2003     Grammar Lesson 7:00

2003     52 Gods 5:00

2002     Limbic Moments 20:00

2000     Carl Andre's Overalls 11:00

1998     The Alien Seaman 20:00

1996     Finagnon 70:00 (16mm)

1994     P & Not-P 27:00 (16mm)

1992     Mead Lake 28:00 (16mm)

1990     A Short History of Water 16:00

1989     The Long Take 7:00