Gordon Kurowski
Chief Video Engineer; School of Film/Video Faculty
661-255-1050 x2603 or x2443

Gordon came to CalArts in 1996 with 20 years experience as an audio and video engineer. He teaches technical courses in studio techniques that incorporate analog and digital hybrid processes and oversees scheduling and maintenance of the School of Film/Video production studios and labs. He is... Continue reading »

Paul Kyle
Digital Labs Manager
School of Film/Video Faculty

Paul Kyle has been involved professionally with digital video and post production since 1995. As a video artist, Paul has exhibited in New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco and China. Paul earned a BA in Visual Arts from Bennington College, and an MFA in New Genres from the San Francisco... Continue reading »

Eve LaFountain
CalArts School of Film/Video Admissions Counselor Programs in Film & Video and Film Directing
Photography and Media Special Faculty

Eve earned a BA from Hampshire College in 2008, and a dual MFA from CalArts in Film/Video and Photography/Media in 2014. She grew up in Santa Fe, New Mexico where she learned how to ride a horse instead of a bike. Her art practice investigates her mixed Turtle Mountain Chippewa and Jewish... Continue reading »

Deborah LaVine
Director, Film Directing Program
Film Directing Program Faculty
661.255.1050 x2429

An award winning theater and film director, Deborah’s recent feature film,WILD PRAIRIE ROSE, premiered at Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival and has subsequently been playing in festivals across the country to sold out houses spilling into second and third screens and winning... Continue reading »

Lei Lei
Experimental Animation Faculty
661-255-1050 x2632

John Mahoney
Character Animation Faculty

John Mahoney worked as a visual development artist for Disney Feature Animation on films including Atlantis: The Lost Empire, Treasure Planet and The Emperor’s New Groove. During his time at Disney he contributed to a total of 10 feature films. Since then he has pursued his passion as an... Continue reading »

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty