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Johnny Ranger

 

Overview

Biography

Johnny Ranger is a video and visual art artist. He is the founder and artistic director of Mindroots (mindroots.com), a laboratory for interdisciplinary and connective creation devoted to the development of new non-linear narrative codes. Les constellations dynamiques, Mindroots' last production, was presented at the SAT in December 2005, and again in 2007 at Mois Multi in Quebec City and at Usine C in Montreal.
Johnny Ranger has created scenic installations, improvisational videos, and has integrated video with architecture, used it in choreographic performances, DVD and the Web. His work has been shown at FILE festival (Sao Paolo and Rio de Janeiro), Ars Futura (Barcelona), at the New Museum of Contemporary Art (NYC), the Montreal Biennale, TransitioMX (Mexico) and the Canadian Cultural Centre (Paris).

Apart from his own artistic works, he was for 3 years artistic director with Moment Factory.com, and now freelance regularly between them, the SAT (Society for Arts and Technology), various choreographers & other film directors.

Work experiences

  • MINDROOTS

    With MINDROOTS / MOMENT FACTORY from April 1998 to December 2011 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
    MINDROOTS, un projet continu de création connective qui s’allie avec des créateurs innovateurs de la scène pour approfondir un travail narratif ouvert et non linéaire. Leur plus récente production intitulée Les constellations dynamiques fut présenté pendant 4 soirs à la société des arts technologiques [SAT] en décembre 2005 et fut reprise au Mois Multi à la Méduse (Québec) et à Temps d’images à L’Usine C en février 2007.<br>
  • MOMENT FACTORY

    With Moment Factory from January 2004 to September 2008 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
    Responsible for artistic direction for the creation of events, content creations. Architectural installations. Was full time for 4 years now called on contract based projects.
  • Société des arts et des technologies_SAT

    With SAT from April 2008 to June 2008 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
    DOMAGAYA<br> Hire to create a 360 movie representing the native cultures of the province in a 60 feet high dome in Quebec city for the 400 anniversary of the city. Collaborative work with Bernard Hébert.
  • LA LA LA Human Steps

    With La La La Human Steps from April 2007 to June 2007 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
    Creating films for Edouard Lock's piece AMJAD
  • Over my Dead Body, un film sur Dave St-Pierre Current

    With Brigitte Poupart et la Coop Vidéo from November 2009 to present in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
    Documentaire sur le chorégraphe Dave St-Pierre.
  • RENDEZ VOUS DU CINEMA QUEBECOIS Current

    With Les Rendez Vous du Cinéma Québecois from February 2010 to present in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
    20 Février, Soirée de mixage video sur les improvisation musicale de la LIMM<br> 27 février Vjing pour la Soirée de fermeture des rendez vous
  • Film IMMERSIF Société des arts et des Technologies. Current

    With Société des arts et des techologies, SAT from July 2009 to present in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
    Réalisation d'un film immersif en 360 degré.

Skillset

Spoken languages
English / French
Written languages
English / French
Education/Training
Graphic Design (college), Interdiscplinary art (University).
Tech skills
After Effects, Monteur, dessin, direction artistique, storyboard, designer, Création, Photographe, concepteur