Academics - Faculty Profiles

Gina Lamb
Visiting Assistant Professor, Media Studies

Gina Lamb

    Field Group: Media Studies
    Campus Address: Mosbacher/Gartrell Center Media Center, West Hall Q102
    Phone: 909.607.9129
    Email: gina_lamb@pitzer.edu

    Education:
    MFA, University of California, Los Angeles
    BFA, San Francisco Art Institute

Areas of expertise:

Media arts advocacy, activism, community based media collaborations, youth media, and HIV prevention media education.

Website: www.media4justice.org

Recent Courses:

Media Arts for Social Justice (MS194) website www.media4justice.org

Media and Social Change (MS70) website http://medialectic.wordpress.com

Media Praxis Ontario (MS 69) http://www.ontariorealfood.org

Introduction to Digital Media Studies (MS 51) http://digilect.wordpress.com

Southern California Through the Lens (FYS) http://socalens.wordpress.com

Video and Diversity (MS80)

Introduction Video Production (MS82)

Advanced Video Editing (MS99)

International Web Exchange (MS133)

Awards and Honors:

2012-13California Council for the Humanities – Community Stories Grant
2006-12Jay Chiat Foundation, Media Arts
2009Pitzer CEC - Changemaker’s Grant, Media Arts for Social Justice course
2008Madrina de Honor, Organizacion en California de Lideres Campesinas
2006-08Durfee Foundation/Liberty Hill Foundation, Media Arts\
2006"I'm Still Here: Becoming Legendary," Audience Award Best Documentary Short, FUSION Los Angeles LGBT People of Color Film Festival
2005"This Is How I Love You," Audience Award Best Documentary Short, OUTFEST LGBT Film Festival
2000-03California Arts Council, Media Arts A.I.R.
2001City of Inglewood, Resolution of Appreciation in the Arts
1996Anonymous Was A Woman Award
1996-08LACE/California Arts Council, Media Arts A.I.R.
1992-06City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs, Artist in Community Grant-Media Arts
1994Rockefeller Foundation Project Grant - Media Arts
1991-04California Arts Council, Media Arts, A.I.R.
1991National Endowment for the Arts, Artist Fellowship - New Genres
1990Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions/National Endowment for the Arts, Artists Project Grant,
1990City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs, Individual Artist Grant - Media Arts
1990Long Beach Museum of Art--Video Access Program Grant

Artist-in-Community:

1999–09REACH LA - Director of Arts and Technology Programs
2007Community Arts Resources and Oakwood School
2006REACH LA and Malaysian AIDS Council Exchange Program • Subject: Global Issues/Health – Youth and HIV Education, Sponsored by the U.S. State Department
1998–02Video Culture, University of Ludwigsburg, Germany International Intercultural Communication Project.
1996-00Poetry In Motion • Program Director - Magnolia Avenue Elementary, LAUSD
1998-00Japanese American National Museum - Project Director - Youth Media Arts
1996Washington State Arts Commission -- Video Art Collection for Public Schools.
1988-96HUMANITAS/Media Arts Mobilization Project (MAMP), Los Angeles Educational Partnership and LAUSD
1997Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions & LAUSD
1994-96Long Beach Museum of Art – VIDKIDCO
1990 and 1994The HeArt Project at Para Los Niños, Los Angeles
1990-91Studio X – Pasadena Community Access Cable
1986-89Peggy Engl Video Program, Pasadena Arts Workshop

Complete Curriculum Vitae