Ran Slavin an audio and trans-media artist and independent filmmaker.
His diverse works engage with explorative story telling, aesthetics of technology and science fiction, dreams, post production, independent and innovative music, video installations, fiction film and cinema, painting. His work addresses themes of materiality and immateriality, saturation, the visible and invisible, geo-political fictions through mythical and historical dualities.
Exhibitions include: The Ramat Gan Museum of Art 2023, The Decentral Art Pavilion at Venice Art Biennale 2022, Nakanojo Biennale Japan 2021, Rubin Museum Israel 2020, the Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Mediations Biennial – Poland, the Istanbul Biennale, Videoforms-France, Network CCA Belgium, Museum on the Seam-Jerusalem, Transmediale and Merz-music Berlin, Rencontres International-Paris-Berlin-Madrid, Petah Tikva Museum, New Museum New York (2016), Halle 14, Leipzig (2015), The Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre /Cyprus (2015) Hong-gah Museum, Taipei (2014) Kunsthalle /Hannover (2013+2022) Manifesta Satellite events /Belgium (2012), Tel Aviv Museum, honorable mention at Ars-Electronica new media festival at Linz Austria.
Films have been selected at the POFF Black Nights International Film Festival, Camerimage Film Festival, Haifa and Jerusalem International Film Festivals, Ravenna Nightmare Film Festival, Ficci The International Film Festival of Cartagena De Indias, Asian Film Festival Barcelona, 12th Cinalfama Film Festival, 22nd Shanghai International Film Festival, 10th Cinefantasy International Fantastic Film Festival São Paulo, Cinemasia Amsterdam and many more.
Recordings have been released on on Mille Plateaux, Sub Rosa, Cronica, Railcables, Nana Discs, Esoteric Recordings among others and his own Nocturnal Rainbow Recordings.