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William Raban screenings & exhibitions

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS & FILM SCREENINGS

1970: YOUNG CONTEMPORARIES, Royal Academy, London

1971: Programme of Double Screen Elms at the National Film Theatre, London

1972:DOUBLE SCREEN PROJECTION at the National Film Theatre, London Hamburg Filmschau
SURVEY OF THE AVANT GARDE IN BRITAIN, Gallery House, London

1973: MULTIPROJECTION & FILM PERFORMANCE, Gallery House, London
FILMAKTION at the Walker Art Gallery and Edinburgh Festival
FESTIVAL OF UNDERGROUND FILM at the NFT & ICA, London
8th PARIS BIENNALE

1974: Film presentations at Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam and Groningen PROJECT 74, Cologne
EXPRMNTL 5, KNOKKE FILM FESTIVAL, Belgium

1975: 1st FESTIVAL UNDERGROUND CINEMA NANCY & BORDEAUX
OBERHAUSEN FILM FESTIVAL
BRITISH LANDSCAPE FILMS at the Tate Gallery
1st FESTIVAL OF ENGLISH INDEPENDENT CINEMA, Bristol

1976: FESTIVAL OF EXPANDED CINEMA, ICA, London
ARTE INGLESI OGGI, Milan
MOONSHINE film installation at the Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol
BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL
STRUCTURAL FILMS, NFT, LONDON
film installation at SCOTTISH ARTS COUNCIL GALLERY, Edinburgh
30th EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
FILM TOUR OF USA & CANADA including retrospective at the Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh and Millenium, New York

1977: PERSPECTIVES on British Avant Garde Film, Hayward Gallery, London
DOCUMENTA 6 Kassel
FILM ALS FILM, Cologne
PINK TROUSERS, installation at Acme Gallery, London

1978: FILM AS FILM, Hayward Gallery, London

1979: RETROSPECTIVE at the Museum of Modern Art, New York
BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL
LA ROCHELLE Film Festival
Film Tour of Poland
FILM LONDON (3rd International Avant Garde Festival) NFT & LFMC

1981: Film retrospective at Multimedia Centre, Zagreb, Yugoslavia
Screening at National Film Theatre, London

1983: RETROSPECTIVE at the Multimedia Centre, Zagreb
MULTISCREEN projections at B2, London
LANDSCAPE IN FILM. LFMC Cinema, London

1984: NEW PLURALISM at the Tate Gallery, London

1985: RETROSPECTIVE at the Anemic Cinema Festival, Madrid

1986: LONDON FILM FESTIVAL

1987: EDINBURGH FILM FESTIVAL

1988: FESTIVAL OF BRITISH ART, Los Angeles
ART IN THE CINEMA, NFT, London

1992: WHITECHAPEL OPEN EXHIBITION
NEWCASTLE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL

1993: STUC Festival of Experimental Film, Antwerp
FESTIVAL DO MINUTO, Sao Paulo
INNOVATION 93, Manchester

1994: SYMPHONIES OF THE CITY, ICA, London
LONDON FILM FESTIVAL

1995: SHEFFIELD INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL

1996: PANDAEMONIUM FESTIVAL, ICA, London
OBERHAUSEN FILM FESTIVAL
MELBOURNE FILM FESTIVAL
WHITECHAPEL OPEN
TATE GALLERY, London - artist's presentation of UNDER THE TOWER trilogy

1997: ROTTERDAM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
STUTTGART FILM WINTER
BANGLADESH INTERNATIONAL Video Festival
MARSEILLE DOCUMENTARY Film Festival
MONTREAL FILM FESTIVAL
GOLDEN ORANGE Film Festival, Turkey
LONDON in MILAN
Group screening National Film Theatre
RETROSPECTIVE at the Haus Des Dokumentarfilms, Stuttgart
FILM AND ARCHITECTURE Film Festival, Graz, Austria
INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY Film Festival, Usbon
RETROSPECTIVE Screening at the Arnolfini Cinema, Bristol

1998: RETROSPECTIVE at the Lux Cinema, London
PANDAEMONIUM FESTIVAL, London
EXPANDING FRAMES at the LUX Cinema

1999: ROGUE REELS -30 years of Subversive Cinema at the LUX
OBERHAUSEN FILM FESTIVAL - Cities I Territories Programme
FOURTH WALL - Royal National Theatre Public Arts Programme, London
THAMES FILM shown at TEAM PICTURES, LONDON
CONFESSIONS film installation shown at SADLERS WELLS THEATRE

2000: LIVE IN YOUR HEAD (Concept and Experiment in Britain, 1965-75) Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
MOONSHINE shown at National Film Theatre, London
ISLAND RACE shown at FILM und ARCHITEKTUR FESTIVAL, Berlin
SUNDIAL film screening at Lux Cinema, London
RIVER YAR (1973) shown at Lux Gallery, London
FIRESTATION shown at Leipzig International Film Festival and London International Film Festival

2001:FILM RETROSPECTIVE (1986-2000) Rotterdam International Film Festival
CONFESSIONS shown at Pandaemonium Festival, Lux Cinema, London
FIRESTATION shown at Creative Quarters (300 years of the visual artist in London) exhibition at the Museum of London
BROADWALK, ISLAND RACE and BEATING THE BRIDGES shown at URBANITAT & ASTHETIK: LONDON ON FILM (1896-2001) Filmhaus, Vienna
Film Retrospective (1992-2000) 291 Gallery, London

2002: Film Retrospective (1973-2000) in Zagreb and Dubrovnik
ANGLES OF INCIDENCE & MOONSHINE shown at Gasworks Gallery, London
DIAGONAL, RIVER YAR, TAKE MEASURE, BROADWALK shown at SHOOT SHOOT SHOOT, Tate Gallery, London (international touring exhibition)
8mm film TREE PRINTS at Photographers' Gallery, London
Film retrospective at STRANGE SCREEN FESTIVAL, Thessalonika

2003: A Century of Artists' Film in Britain, Tate Britain

2004: Experiments in Moving Image, London.
ACTION AND NON-ACTION FILMS curated by David Cunningham at 291 Gallery, London

2003: AFTER DUCHAMP installation at 291 Gallery, London
VISIONARY LANDSCAPES, Cecil Sharp House, London
A CENTURY OF ARTISTSÂ’ FILM IN BRITAIN at Tate Britain (4 films in programme)
SHOOT SHOOT SHOOT Lecture & film presentation, Baltic, Gateshead
ZIMBABWE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL retrospective programmes
STRANGE SCREEN FESTIVAL, Thessaloniki
SEOUL FILM FESTIVAL, Seoul, Korea

2004: X-SCREEN at Museum of Modern Art, Vienna
EXPERIMENTS IN MOVING IMAGE at Lumiere Cinema, London
ROTTERDAM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
MACAU ARTS, Macau
Retrospective programme at ISLAND ART FILM & VIDEO FESTIVAL
BEST OF UK FILM SHORT FILMS Cannes Film Festival
Side Cinema, Newcastle
Retrospective in FILM ALS SPEKTAKEL. Phoenixhalle, Dortmund
Retrospectives at Kommunales Kino, Freiburg and Underground Cinema, Stuttgart

2005: ROTTERDAM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
ISLAND ART FILM & VIDEO FESTIVAL, UGC cinema, West India Quay, London
DESCRIBING FORM Tate Modern & UK Touring venues
EUROPEAN MEDIA ART FESTIVAL, Osnabruck
Retrospective programmes at MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Strasbourg
MUSEUM IN DOCKLANDS, London
BETACITY, Phoenix Halle, Dortmund, Germany
APEEJAY GALLERY, New Delhi, India
ASSOCIATION IN OUIR, Paris
SEOUL EXPERIMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL, Seoul, Korea
EXFILM FESTIVAL, Sofia, Bulgaria
EXPERIMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL, Bangkok, Thailand

2006: MAKING HISTORY, Tate Liverpool (2 films in exhibition)
SCREENLAND, Whitstable Museum and Art Gallery, London
TIME, FLESH & NERVE, Lounge Gallery, London
SEOUL EXPERIMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL, Seoul, Korea
LITTLE JEWEL CINEMA, Waygood Dallery, Newcastle
FERGUS WALKING, installation at Arts Council North East, Newcastle
COLLECTED WORKS, exhibited at Lethaby Gallery, Central Saint Martin's, London
SHOOT SHOOT SHOOT, Tate Modern, London
ARTSCAPE, launch at Tea House, Shoreditch, London
SHOOT SHOOT SHOOT DVD LAUNCH, Candid Arts, London
EXPANDED CINEMA: SPACE, TIME, STRUCTURE, Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
SHOOT SHOOT SHOOT DVD, published by Re:Voir editions, Paris

2007: ROTTERDAM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, (2 films in programme)
BETWEEN LAND AND SEA, Box 38 Gallery, Ostende, 2 screen video installation, 12th February- 23rd March
4 FILM FESTIVAL, Bolzano, Italy
CENTRE OF THE UNIVERSE: LIVERPOOL & THE AVANT GARDE, Tate Liverpool, 20th February- 9th September 2007
KILL YOUR OWN TIMID NOTION, exhibition at Dundee Contemporary Arts (2 films in programme)
WILLIAM RABAN FILM RETROSPECTIVE, (2 programmes) at Bozar Cinema, Centre for Fine Arts Brussels, 17th June
NORTH + SOUTH, (3 films in exhibition), John Hansard Gallery, Southampton, 3rd July- 1st September
NUIT BLANCHE, 3 screen projection of 'Diagonal', on 70 metre outdoor screen, Paris

2008: BETWEEN LAND AND SEA, Peninsular Arts Gallery, Plymouth, 19th January- 14th March
THE CITY SPEAKS, "Ayshe's Tale" premiere at NFT 1 BFI Southbank, London
THE CITY SPEAKS, "Ayshe's Tale" internet transmission synchronised with BBC Radio 4 broadcast

TELEVISION TRANSMISSIONS INCLUDE:

THAMES FILM, Channel Four 1987 and 1990
FROM 60 DEGREES NORTH, Channel Four 1992
SUNDIAL, BBC2's The Late Show 1992 and Channel Four's Midnight Underground series 1993
ISLAND RACE, Chanel Four's Midnight Underground series 1996
BEATING the BRIDGES, Carlton TV's Smokescreen series 1997
FIRESTATION, shown on ARTS WORLD TV, July 2001


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