Artist

Laura Kipnis

Laura Kipnis is a video maker and critic who teaches at Northwestern University. She studied at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, the Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program and at the San Francisco Art Institute. Her tapes have received awards at the World Wide Video Festival, Athens Video Festival and the Black Maria Video Festival.

Videography

Marx: The Video. A Politics of Revolting Bodies

1990, 27:00 minutes, colour, English

A Man's Woman

1988, 52:00 minutes, colour, English

Your Money or Your Life

1982, 45:00 minutes, colour, English

Critical Writing

Videos eye economics and bodily functions
by Cameron Bailey. Now, Oct. 26, 1995, v. 15, no. 8.
(untitled)
Corporal Economics, 1995. Toronto: Mercer Union, 1995.
Monitoring the Vital Signs: The American Film Institute Video Festival
by Christine Tamblyn. Visions, Spring 1991.
Document & Dream
by Dan Walworth.
Writing on the wall: Image and Text at the Woman's Building, Los...
by Robert Raczka. Artforum, May 1988, v. 15, no. 10.
"The heat is on!":conference notes on women's sexuality in art
by Varda Burstyn. Canadian Art, Spring 1986, v. 3, no. 3.
Breaking Through: Conscience and the Status Quo
by Renee Baert. Breaking Through: Conscience and the Status Quo, 1985. Toronto: A Space/ Vtape/ The Toronto Arts Council, 1985.