Joshua M Gibson

Associate Professor of the Practice in the Department of Art, Art History & Visual Studies

Office: 

114 S Buchanan Blvd. Smith War, Bay 12, Duke Box 90766, Durham, NC 27708

Phone: 

(919) 660-3195

Josh Gibson is a moving image artist working in documentary, hybrid forms and experimental cinematography. 

Education:

  • M.F.A. 1999, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

  • B.A. 1995, Duke University

Awards:

2016 Artistic Vision Award, River Run International Film Festival

2016 Collaboration Development Grant, Vice Provost of the Arts

2016 Humanities Writ Large Filmmaking Grant: African Cinema, Humanities Writ Large

2015 Fandor Fix/Shorts Award, Fandor

2015 North Carolina Arts Council Filmmaking Fellowship, North Carolina Arts Council

2014 Best Film, Cinema Drunk Film Festival

2014 Collaboration Development Grant, Vice Provost of the Arts

2014 Directors Choice Award, Black Maria Film Festival

2014 Second Place for Documentary, Milwaukee Underground Film Festival

2013 (Long) Film Award, Florida Film Festival

2013 Best Cinematography, DIY Film Festival

2013 Best Individual Contribution to Short Film, Edinburgh International Film Festival

2013 Jurors Choice Award, Black Maria Film Festival

2013 Jury Stellar Award (Grand Prize for Documentary), Black Maria Film Festival

2013 Mericos Foundation Grant, Mericos Foundation

2013 Nominated for Cinema Eye Honors, Cinema Eye Honors

2012 Artistic Vision Award, Big Sky Documentary Film Festival

2012 Best Experimental Film, Crossroads Film Festival

2012 Best International Short Film, Zagreb Dox International Film Festival

2012 Best Short Film, Indie Grits Film Festival

2012 Best South Eastern Film, Lookout Wild Film Festival

2012 Slamdance Five Flavors of Filmmaking Award, Slamdance Film Festival

2011 Best Documentary Short, LA Film Festival

2011 Special Jury Prize, Indie Memphis

2011 Stellar Jury Award (Grand Prize for Documentary), Black Maria Film Festival

2010 Duke Faculty Collaboration Development Grant, Vice Provost of the Arts

2010 Duke Faculty Collaboration Development Grant, Vice Provost of the Arts

2008 Duke Collaboration Development Grant, Vice Provost of the Arts

2006 North Carolina Arts Council Filmmaking Fellowship, North Carolina Arts Council

2005 Mericos Foundation Grant, Mericos Foundation

2004 Duke University Faculty Development Grant, Duke Institute of the Arts

2001 Best Narrative Short, Flickering Image Film Festival

1999 North Carolina Humanities Council Film Award, North Carolina Humanities Council

1997 Fulbright Fellowship, Fulbright Foundation