Marie Hinson is a queer and trans artist raised in Appalachia, now practicing poetry, performance, and film in NYC. Her work has been included in commissions and programming at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Tribeca Film Festival, Brooklyn Rail, Center for Book Arts, Bureau of General Services: Queer Division, Vox Populi, and the Scribe Video Center. Currently, she is a virtual reality cyberpunk goth building immersive performance environments in cyberspace as hexe.exe.
Marie is the author of a chapbook of poetry, Please Remit My Qubits (Operating System, 2020). Her latest writing is a zine, I Don’t Want a Body Anymore, about online trans embodiment and community through the warp space of virtual reality. She is touring virtually and IRL with the noise and poetry performance Stretch the Grid Over My Skin.
As a cinematographer and filmmaker Marie’s feature credits include: Krimes (DocNYC 2021, MTV Films), Frank Bey: All My Dues Are Paid (Chicken and Egg Nest Knight Fellowship 2019, IFP Documentary Lab 2019, TFI Network 2020), Queer Genius (NewFest 2019). She is cinematographer for on going projects including Jules Rosskam’s Desire Lines (Full Spectrum Features). Clients have also included PBS, LogoTV, Facebook, and Comcast. Marie has an MFA in film from Temple University.
Also a teacher, she has led classes in art and documentary filmmaking at Temple University, Virginia Tech, Scribe Video Center, and PhillyCAM as well as visiting artist lectures at University of Vermont and Union Theological Seminary.