Ran Bensimon is an Israeli artist, based in Jerusalem, who revolves his approach around digital art, virtual communications, augmented reality and the ways the digital era changes socialization. His work covers different angles of the video and photography mediums and goes from digital art to single-channel cinematographic pieces. Ran is freshly graduated with honors from the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, with a B.F.A in 2018. His graduation film and other projects took part in exhibitions, galleries, film festivals and museums such as the Beit Hansen and Beita Gallery (Jerusalem, Israel 2017-2018), The EPOS – International Art Film Festival (Tel Aviv Museum of Art, 2018), CICA Museum of Contemporary Art (Seoul, South Korea, 2017-2020), Chance Gallery (London, England, 2017), Lift-Off Film Festival (Paris, France, 2018), International Virtual Reality Exhibition (Haifa International Film Festival 2018), Around International Film Festival (Paris, Berlin 2019), VIDEOFORMES 2019 International Digital Arts Festival (Clermont-Ferrand, France, 2019), Les Rencontres d’Arles (Arles, France, 2019) ZazCorner (Times Square, New York, April 2020). Some of his video works are also part of the international film database, IMDb.
Since 2018, Ran works as freelance filmmaker, among his clients are fashion designers, art and textile collectors and institutes and museums such as the Open University of Israel and The Holocaust Museum Yad Vashem in Jerusalem.