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Liss Platt, M.F.A. (San Diego)

Associate Professor
Email: plattl@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.27954
Office: Togo Salmon Hall 327

Liss Platt is a media artist whose works take the form of videotapes, films, photographs, web sites, performances, and installations, her artwork combines personal narrative, critical analysis, humour, and gender politics to explore the way various representations (popular, subcultural, artistic) inform our understanding of ourselves within the world.

Liss Platt’s work has been screened and exhibited extensively throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. In 2003, she had a retrospective screening at Millennium Film Workshop in New York City, and a solo exhibition and performance at Stride Gallery in Calgary. Additionally, Liss Platt curates video and film programs, is involved in writing/editing for media publications, and does consulting for nonprofit media organizations.