Alister Gentry
animation, 15sec





ALISTAIR GENTRY is a writer and artist from England whose work includes the novels Their Heads Are Anonymous (1997; a nominee for the Arthur C. Clarke award for imaginative fiction) and Monkey Boys (1999), stage and radio plays, stories in printed and electronic form, readings, performances, installations and audio. His surveillance/shopping animation Hypnomart—made in collaboration with Joe Magee— was a finalist in the 2002 British Animation Awards for best cutting edge film. Over the past three years he has been artist in residence at galleries in England, Scotland and Wales. His latest work is Werewolves, an experimental psycho-acoustic artwork in England’s New Forest.