Boris Marinin

Boris Marinin

Location: Israel
Recently lives and works in Israel


2014 – 2016 - Master of Fine Arts (MFA) at Bezalel Academy of Art and Design

2009 - 2013 – Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), screen based arts at Bezalel Academy of Art and Design

Honors and Awards:

2020 - Official selection Girona Film Festival, Spain

2020 Official selection STIFF: Seattle True Independent Film Festival. USA

2020 Official selection Splice Film Fest, NYC, USA.

2020 Official selection CONNECT2020 Florida, USA

2019 Official selection IV exhibition of MiraBan LTD Showcase, at Zona Sant'Ambrogio, Milan (Italy)

2019 Official selection International Bad Video Art Festival

2017 Official selection Visionaria. Poggibonsi and San Gimignano, Siena, Italy.

2017 Shortlisted for 3rd MINIKINO FILM WEEK, Bali, Indonesia

2017 Semi finalist at European Film Festival (Mainstream & Underground) Venue - "Mirage Cinema" Moscow, Russia

2013 Award for academic excellence. Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

Solo Exhibitions:

1.6.2016 - Final MFA show, Tel aviv. Israel

17.3.2016 - Into The Ether. Omer Tiroche Contemporary Art Gallery. Curated by Naomi Malka

28.1.2016 - Lethe. Hazit#3. salame 60 Tel Aviv Self curated

2.7.2015 - Hotel Bezalel. Open studio. Tel Aviv, Abulafia 6

21.7.2013 - Final Exhibition Bezalel Academy of Art and Design.

Curated exhibition:

05.2017 - Piercing frequency - "Artist House" Rishon Letzion, Israel.

09.2016 - Quasi Object - "Artist House" Rishon Letzion, Israel.

Selected group exhibitions:

8.2020 - WOW – Switching the Change. TAM - Torrance Art Museum Los Angeles.

Curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

7.2020 - NewMediaFest2020 screenings at IAM - Institute für Alles Mögliche/Stützpunkt Teufelsberg,

Berlin, Germany. Curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

1.2020 - The Second Night of Experimental Boredom at 222lodge, Singel 222 in Dordrecht, the Netherlands.

12.2019 - "Deus Ex Terra" CTAO Gallery in Lavagna, Italy. October, 2019.

9.2019 - "Bitter-Sweet", Muzeum Sztuki in Łódź. Poland. Curated by Dr. Liliana Orbach.

1.2019 - Esto Es Para Esto. Cineteca Nuevo León. Monterrey, Mexico.

1.2019 - Radical Heritage. Toor Ji Ka Jhalra venue. Jodhpur, India. Curator Monique Romeiko

1.2019 - Radical Heritage. Gangaur Ghat verneu, Udaipur, India. Curator Monique Romeiko

1.2019 - Makom "מקום". Artist house. Rishon Letzion, Israel

11.2018 - ViDEOSKiN at The Edge Gallery in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada. Curator Monique Romeiko

9.2018 - Tozert event at Ein Hod, Israel. Curator Almog Gez

9.2018 - The Patchogue Arts Council exhibition curated by Croatian curator Bruna Justinić alongside with

John Cino and Beth Giacummo. 20 Terry Street, Suite. 116 Patchogue, New York

8.2017 - ICA Experimental Film and Video (IEFV) Exhibition 2017 at the CICA Museum, Yangchon-eup Gimpo-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea

06.2017 - LoosenArt Gallery Mostra Collettiva Fotografica - Grafica at Millepiani - Via Nicolò Odero, 13 Rome. Italy

50% of the gallery's incomes devolved to organizations engaged in the field of human rights.

9.2016 - Love Me Tender, Miriam Nissenholtz Gallery, Salame Street 60, Tel Aviv, Israel, Self curated

9.2016 - Neighborhood at Rishon Letzion Artist house, Israel. Curated by Vivian Birkenfeld.

8.2016 - "Hotel Europa" at Concordia Film | Theater | Expositie (Langestraat 56 Enschede, Netherlands)

6.2016 - Secret Art. Meni Haouse Leumi, Tel Aviv Israel. Curated by Esti Drori and Doron Polak

8.2015 - Friend's voice. Aksandra Gallery Rishon Lezion town hall.

Curated by Ilana Landau and Vivian Hirsh Birkenfeld

5.2015 – Topsy Turvy. Tel Aviv. Israel. Curator Doron Furman

02.2015 – REPEAT. Rishon Letzion. Israel. Curator Jennifer Benady Bloch

12.2014 – Hataf Fatah. Rishon Letzion. Israel. Curator Vivian Hirsh

12.2014 – The Conversation. Tel Aviv. Israel. Curator Michal Tobiass

12.2013 – "Cherry" Culture Club, Tel Aviv. Israel Curator Merav Cohen Dor

8.2013 – The owl, Tel Aviv. Israel. Curator Merav Cohen Dor LAVE project

12.2013 - David Yellin College. Curator Neta Alkahim

6.2013 - Illusions - redeemed art and music. Old Jaffa. Curator Tzuf Prag LAVE project


10.2020 - Girona Film Festival. Will take place in Plaça de la Independència 10, Girona, Catalonia, Spain.

8.2020 - STIFF: Seattle True Independent Film Festival, USA

8.2020 - "Outside" film festival, Museum of Natural History in Jerusalem, Israel

8.2020 NewMediaFest2020 screenings at IAM - Institute für Alles Mögliche at Stützpunkt Teufelsberg, Teufelsseechaussee 10, Berlin, Germany. curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

6.2020 Splice Film Fest, NYC (Brooklyn) based selective international film and video art festival.

4.2020 CONNECT2020 international video art festival at Firehouse cultural center 101 1st ave NE Ruskin Florida, USA at April 29th

12.2019 - NewMediaFest2020 3rd Addis Video Art Festival Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

8.2019 - Official selection IV exhibition of MiraBan LTD Showcase, at Zona Sant'Ambrogio, Milan (Italy)

4.2019 - International Bad Video Art Festival

11.2017 - Official selection Visionaria. An international short film festival opened to fiction, animation, documentary and video art. Poggibonsi and San Gimignano (Siena, Italy).

10.2017 - Shorlisted at the 3rd Minikino Film Week, International Short Film Festival, Bali. Indonesia. Video art "125"

10.2017 - Semi finalist at European Film Festival (Mainstream & Underground) Venue - "Mirage Cinema" Moscow Ul. Porechnaja, 10. Video art "Yesterday and today"

1.2017 - Short Silent Film Celebration, in honor of the first commercial screening by the Lumiere Bros

with my video art "An artificial performance of aesthetics".

Video Art live performance, in collaboration with Noa Vax - percussion artist. LAVE project

10.2013 –Ted x Jaffa

7.2013 – The International Conference of Judaism, Jerusalem.

4.2013 – Channel 1, Show Grandma Mami

6.2013 –Yellow Submarine, Jerusalem Israel.

6.2013 – Beit Hayotzer, Tel Aviv Israel.

12.2012 - TV show Maamakim. Channel 1

10.2012 – Beit Avi Hai, Jerusalem Israel.

8.2012 – ,The Oud Festival Tzavta, Tel Aviv Israel.

5.2012 - Yellow Submarine, Jerusalem Israel.

2.2012 - Woman Festival, Holon Israel.

Real time video art: LAVE project

11.2015 - SAMSTAG || DJ Netta Zeevy VJ Boris Marinin

11.2015 - Kuli alma Tel Aviv Israel. With Simple Light

3.2014 – Saluna, Jaffa, Israel. With fusion 1721

3.2014 – Beit Hayotzer, Tel Aviv Israel..With fusion1721

2.2013 - Fetish Exhibition II, Kink. Tel Aviv

12.2012 - Fetish Exhibition, Kink. Tel Aviv

8.2012 - MuseNet, music/technology camp. Shfayim

6.2012 – Happening "Vanishing Point", Rishon Letzion

6.2012 – Happening "Vanishing Point", Tel Aviv

9.2011 – MuseNet, music/technology camp. Shfayim

Press mentions and publications

6.2019 Contemporary Badass. July issue

4.2019 Lys d'Or online exhibition by Katya Sanna

12.2018 featured at The WAVE Collective

1.2018 "Conseptual" by LoosenArt with one of my photography art works from "The father" collection. 25% of LoosenArt incomes will be devolved to organizations engaged in the field of human rights.

5.17 Channel 10 "Hayom She-haya" about exhibition I curated "Piercing frequency" - at "Artist House" Rishon Letzion, Israel.

2017 Wotisart Magazine. July issue

2017 Average art magazine. June issue

2017 A5 Magazine. may issue

2016 Haarez, about Bezalel final show, Galia Yahav

2016 ARTiculAction Art Review Special edition

2015 Hotam Magazine Issue 11 "men". About video art "An artificial performance of aesthetics"

2013 - 44 Degrees art magazine - Black and white. About video art "Schleife"

2013 - 106FM in collaboration with Noa Vax LAVE project

2013 - Channel 2 - in collaboration with Noa Vax LAVE project

2013 - Ynet - in colaboration with Noa Vax LAVE project

2013 – Channel 1, Show "Mimaamakim" "Grandma Mami" in collaboration with Noa Vax LAVE project

Commissioned video art

8.2019 - Ahava Dead Sea Laboratories, Limited. - Boris Marinin - Apple of sodom


The Bezalel Archive

Private collections





Boris Marinin

I have always been considered an arcane foreigner, a psychopomp, feeling the ethereal tension. Breathing out, rather than holding air in. Passing beyond the veil. Observing many layers, like successive waves of water pushing each other. The ocean of under the physical.

I am calculating the ambivalence of a ponderous machine. Mentally reconstructing this ambience as art piece. Navigating the existence, digging for information. This is the ability to fluently communicate in conceptual sense with those things that are essentially beyond the reach of the five material senses.

My art attempts to discern the nature of things through the use of intelligent ethereal forms, that are not necessarily communicating on the material plain. I use addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

Like a spirit of a warrior, who eats the flesh of his fallen foes in order to receive their properties. I communicate with the essence of the object in front of me. And manipulating myself so the object become alive.

There is a dog, who guards the entrance of the eridanus supervoid. In front of him there is our realm, Which have two layers: The first layer is simply above the earth and the second layer is the corpse of overwhelming sensitivity which exists beneath the earth.

My body is a mechanical construction, capable of caring for itself limited spans of time. I do not fear pain and the unknown. By drinking the ancient waters of Lethe, I forget correlationism. In order to turn into something which is still living yet resembles that which is dead. There is potential to lose yourself.

Boris Marinin