Bard Faculty

Jacqueline Susan Goss

Professor of Film and Electronic Arts

Primary Academic Program: Film and Electronic Arts

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Experimental Humanities, Science, Technology, and Society

Area of Specialization: video, animation, new media


B.A., Brown University; M.F.A., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Recent video and web-based works include Stranger Comes to Town (2007), How to Fix the World (2004), There, There, Square (2002), The 100th Undone (2001). Recent exhibitions and screenings at American Museum of Natural History, Eyebeam Atelier, Rotterdam Film Festival, New York Film Festival, London Film Festival, Pacific Film Archives. Recipient, Alpert Award in the Arts (2007), DAAD Fellowship (2005), Creative Capital Award (2005), Jerome Foundation Award (2003), New York State Council on the Arts Award (2002), New York Foundation for the Arts Award (1998). Contributor to gURL, alt-x, and beehive websites. At Bard since 2001.


  • Research Interests: use of sound and voice in cinema and other media, uses of live video
  • Other Interests: politics and science, the metric system, biometrics, birds, birdwatching


2010-06-04 — Exhibition
Jacqueline Goss's animated documentary "Stranger Comes To Town" screens at the Museum of Modern Art in New York on Friday June 4th at 7pm and Sunday June 6th at as part of the "Creative Capital" series.


Phone: 845-758-7366
Location: Ottaway Film Center
Office: 324