Teaching

Teaching

2014

H.E.A.D. School of Art and Design, Geneva, Switzerland,
“Personal Storytelling.” Workshop for Cinema & Visual Art Students.

2011

Zurich University of the Arts (ZHDK) Zurich, Switzerland
Video/Film Workshop, Department of Cinema

2009

Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb, Croatia
Video/Film Workshop

University of Osijek, Osijek, Croatia
Video/Film Workshop

University of the Arts, Belgrade, Serbia
Video/Film Workshop

Visions du Reel, International Documentary Film Festival,
Nyon Switzerland. Video/Film Workshop for students from film and art schools in Switzerland.

Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival,
Yamagata, Japan. Video/Film Workshop for film and art students.

2008

California State College at Los Angeles, Video Art

California State College at Dominguez Hills, Video Art

2003/4

SCI-Arc (Southern California Institute of Architecture), Documentary and Personal Filmmaking

2000

University of California at Irvine, Intro to Video

1995

University of California at San Diego, Narrative Media
Video/Film production course for intermediate and advanced students. Emphasis on structure – both traditional and innovative.

1993

SCI-Arc (Southern California Institute of Architecture), Video & Performance, “The Performative, the Diaristic and the Documentary”
The course combined production as well as presentation and critical discussion of video and film works in this genre.

1991

University of California at Los Angeles, New Genres – Video and Performance
Beginning and advanced courses in both video and performance. Courses combined production as well as presentation and critical discussion of significant works in the field.

1989/90

California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA,  Performance & Photography
The photography course was an advanced critique. Separate performance workshops were held for begining and advanced students. These workshops included reading assignments as well as critical discussion of contemporary video, film and performance works.

1990

Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, “Making Autobiography”
This was a contemporary critical survey of autobiographical works in film and video.

1987/88

Hillsides Home for Children, Pasadena, CA, Photography
(see Grants and Commissions)

1985

California State College at Northridge, Photography
A basic course in contemporary photography and camera techniques.

Long Beach City College, CA, Photography
Camera and darkroom techniques.

1981

Golden West Community College, Photography
Camera and darkroom techniques.

1979/80

University of California at San Diego, Teaching Assistant in Photography, Performance, and Film History
Taught under Alan Sekula, Allan Kaprow and Manny Farber, respectively.

1974/75

Feminist Studio Workshop, Woman’s Building Los Angeles, CA, Video Production
Co-Director of Summer Art Programs at the Woman’s Building.