Filmmaker, video artist & experimental electronic musician, Ran Slavin is multifaceted artist and film director with a rich record in international exhibitions of video installations, innovative electronic music and other art forms in significant museums, art centers and art events around the world. Based in Tel Aviv.
His work often embraces the tension between fact and fiction, supernatural and mythical, history and futurism through fiction, narrative, post production and elaborate installations.
His films, sound work and video installations are expansions of cinematic forms, usually utilizing post production and compositing sensibilities as tools of subversion and reality enhancement that compel the viewer to wander beyond the immediate image.
Selected shows and screenings include Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2018, Camerimage Film Festival 2018, Haifa International Film Festival 2018, The Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, The Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre- Cyprus, Torino Film Festival , Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition- Hong-Gah Museum, Ars Electronica, Mediations Biennale/Poland, Museum on the Seam/Jerusalem, Maerzmusik/Berlin, Videoformes/France, Petah Tikva Art Museum/Israel, Netwerk Centre for Contemporary Art/Belgium, Liverpool Biennial, Venice Architecture Biennial, Transmediale/Berlin.
Music and recordings appear on the labels Crónica (Portugal), False Ind (Tel Aviv) and have also appeared on Mille Plateaux (Frankfurt-Berlin), Sub Rosa (Belgium), Rail Cables (Manchester), AK Duck (Jerusalem), Earsay (Tel Aviv), Nana Disc (Tel Aviv) Hed Arzi (Tel Aviv) Heart & Crossbones (Tel Aviv)