|Born||1973 (age 47–48)|
|Known for||Media artist, video artist|
Daniel Landau (Hebrew: דניאל לנדאו; born March 1, 1973) - is an entrepreneur,  artist  and researcher.  His work in the field of virtual reality has been presented in museums, festivals and conferences  worldwide. Landau is involved in the Israeli startup scene  developing behavioral assessment and learning  tools using virtual reality.
Daniel Landau was born and raised in Jerusalem. Landau completed his Master's degree at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague. During his studies, Landau wrote music for Dutch contemporary music ensembles, such as: Nieuw Ensemble, Orkest de Volharding, Slagwerkgroep Den Haag, performing with his works at concert halls and festivals such as - The Concertgebouw, Paradiso.
In 2001, Landau established the art collective – BZAZ Foundation – in which they created full-length media shows. These shows toured in Germany, Hungary, Belgium, Mexico, Spain, England and Israel, receiving positive critic by the media and the audiences.
In 2008, in collaboration with artists, dancers, engineers and designers, Landau created the stage piece One-Dimensional Man. This show was a British-Israeli production. The show was a direct continuation of Landau's interest in the complex relationship between the human body and technology. The show took place at the Suzanne Dellal Center, receiving positive reviews. Landau created a series of works called 'Reside', using the docu-performance platform that he had established.
In 2014, Landau established the Oh-Man, Oh-Machine platform through which he initiate international conferences, workshops, salon meetings and a research group  intended to promote a techno-social critical discourse through the philosophical framework of Posthumanism. Landau gives lectures on his work in Israel and internationally. In 2013-2015, he served as Head of the Digital Media Studies at The Midrasha Faculty of the Arts, Beit Berl Academic College, Israel.
He is currently serving as a senior research fellow at the Advanced Virtuality Lab (AVL) at Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, Israel. He was invited to present his works at festivals and museums in Israel and overseas, including: The Hamburg Symphony Orchestra, The Radio Filharmonisch Orkest, Maison européenne de la photographie in Paris, the Centro-Historico Festival (Mexico), Bath International Music Festival (England), Kaserne (Switzerland), The Bartok Festival (Hungary) and The Nakanojo Biennale (Japan).
Since 2016 Landau is pursuing his PhD at the Aalto University Media Lab, Helsinki. 
Daniel Landau lectures worldwide in major universities and various conferences and festivals, among others: Stanford University, California  , California Institute of Technology  , San Diego State University  , Shenzhen Fair, China  , RIXC Festival, Latvia   , Israel Society of Biological Psychiatry  , B3 Biennale, Frankfurt  , Haifa Film Festival, Israel  and the Czech National Library of Technology  .
Daniel Landau is also involved in Israeli start-ups as a consultant and creative director. 
Selected exhibitions and presentations
- 2019 – Self-Study_02 | Open Lab performance | CCA, Tel Aviv 
- 2018 – Visitors | media installation | Israel Museum, Jerusalem 
- 2017 – Self-Study_01 | VR performance | B3 Film Festival, Frankfurt 
- 2016 – The Perfect Post-Human / Video installation, London Roundhouse
- 2016 – Time Body Experiment / Performative experiment, PrintScreen Festival 
- 2016 – Time Motion Study / Video installation 360, in collaboration with Arkadi Zaides, The James Gallery, New York 
- 2015 – Cave Study / video installation 360, Tel Aviv Museum: Isu Tori Game / video installation, Nakanojo Biennale, Japan 
- 2015 – I will be right back / 55-minute video installation for a dance show, in collaboration with Iris Erez 
- 2014 – Open Skies / 5-minute video / Circle One, Berlin 
- 2014 – 30-minute Reside 1.4 / interactive installation, Artport, Tel Aviv 
- 2014 – Ceci n'est pas une narguile / 7-minute video mapping / Acco Festival of Alternative Israeli Theatre
- 2014 – Eye Drum / 6-minute video / The Israel Museum, Jerusalem 
- 2014 – HeLa / Curator of a group exhibition at Hayarkon 19 – Oh Man Oh Machine project 
- 2013 – Make a Wish / site-specific light installation, Habima Square, Tel Aviv 
- 2012 – Not Very Nice People / 8-minute video / Maison européenne de la photographie, Paris 
- 2012 – Reside 1.4: Mount Zion-Darfur / 30-minute installation / Loving Art, Tel Aviv 
- 2012 – The Nature of Things / 4-minute video / the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Ron Arad installation 
- 2011 – Reside 1.1: Jessie Cohen / 65-minute show / premiere at Kaserne Basel, Switzerland 
- 2011 – Reside 1.2: King Faisal 57 / 20-minute installation / Loving Art, Tel Aviv, Yehuda HaYamit 
- 2010 – Dir El Balach / 15-minute installation / The Israel Museum
- 2010 – From Canyons to Stars / video triptych and orchestra / 110 minutes / Hamburg 
- 2010 – Not Very Nice People / 22-minute installation / The Israeli Digital Art Center, Holon 
- 2000 – Pulsing Chambers – 60-minute video performance / The Netherlands
- 2009 – One-Dimensional Man / 62-minut show / Suzanne Dellal Center for Dance and Theater
- 2008 – Ana Bat Yam / 20-minute video / Birshut HaRabim, Tel Aviv
- 2007 – Ana Shahid | Ensemble, Objects & Computer | Opéra Bastille, Paris 
- 2006 – Mexico-Berlin / video 6'21" / Seduction / Bayit BaNamal, Tel Aviv
- 2005 – Anna Frank, Bat-Yam / 22-minute video / Reshut HaRabim / Jaffa
- 2005 – Eye Drum / 4-minute video / Omanut HaAretz / Reading, Tel Aviv
- 2005 – For your eyes only / 10-minute video / Reshut HaRabim / Jaffa
- 2004 – Channel Shabab / 70-minute show / The Netherlands, Hungary, Germany 
- 2004 – lDeadly Affairs / 50-minute show / Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra / The Netherlands
- 2004 – Peace in Our Time / 5-minute video / broadcast on Nachtpodium VPRO / The Netherlands
- 2003 – Ana Shahid / work for ensemble, canon and objects, 11 minutes / The Netherlands
- 2003 – Grid City / 45-minute show / Premiere at the Bath International Music Festival / England 
- 2003 – Planeta Kennel / 10-minute video / Sitges Film Festival, Spain 
- 2002 – The Worlds of Milosh / 70-minute show / Mexico, The Netherlands, Germany
- 2001 – Scratch / 8-minute video / Mexico, The Netherlands 
- 2001 – Eye Drum / 4-minute video / in collaboration with Sigalit Landau / The Israel Museum
- 1999 – Ana Shahid – I Witness / 45-minute show / The Netherlands
- 1998 – Losing It Again / 7-minute Music for piano and electronics / Amsterdam, Paris and New York
- 1997 – A Car and a Bench / 60-minute dance music / choreography by Yasmeen Godder
- 1996 – Stair Music / 8-minute music / Phenomena Festival / Jerusalem
- 1995 – Abstract on Black / interactive presentation of video-dance music / Jerusalem, Amsderdam
- Jonny Coleman, Is This Kubrick-Centric VR Project the Gateway Drug Virtual Reality Has Been Waiting For?. LA Weekly, April 4, 2017.
- I to Eye Together or Alone. Israel Museum.
- Daniel Landau's page. Aalto University.
- "TIME-BODY STUDY / VR Performative Experiment" with Daniel Landau. Stanford Humanities Center.
- Eytan Halon, INSEAD and Israeli start-up to launch world's first VR classroom. The Jerusalem Post. January 22, 2020.
- Experiential, Immersive, Innovative Learning via Virtual Reality at INSEAD. Insead.
- Meir Orbach, טדי שגיא השקיע 6.5 מיליון דולר ב-Actiview. Calcalist. March 11, 2018.
- Profile of Daniel Landau in contemporaryperformance
- An interview with Landau in the journal "Visual activism", no, 3, May 2016, Betzalel
- Yonatan Esterkin, "Four walls jungle", an interview with Daniel Landau, Nrg Maariv, September 26, 2009
- Tal Perry, 'The revolutionary show "One dimensional man" will present in Israel starting next week, in Globes, August 31, 2009
- Daniel Landau in State of the Net site
- Rafi Barbiro, "Who is hiding behind the mask?", in ynet, October 29, 2009
- Ori J. Lenkinski, 'Reside 1.1: Jesse Cohen', The Jerusalem Post, February 17, 2012
- Zvi Goren, "Review: One dimensional man – fascination, hilarious, spectacular", Habama site, September 14, 2009
- "Daniel Landau – version 1.1. Jesse Cohen, Habama site
- Daniel Landau in UCLA Design Media Arts
- Matan Shiram, "practical art" coferene: discussion about the interaction between arts and marketing nowadays", Globes, June 19, 2014
- Sammy Ofer School of Communications - IDC Herzliya, AVL lab faculty
- Anthony Tommasini, A Formidable Piece by Messiaen, Inspired by Two Breathtaking Places, The New York Times, January 24, 2012
- Hamburg Symphony Presents Premiere Multimedia Concert of DES CANYONS AUX ÉTOILES at Roulette - January 23, 2012, in Columbia Artists Management Inc. site
- des canyons aux etoiles in hamburgersymphoniker.de site From the canyons to the stars
- Daniel Landau in the Maison européenne de la photographie
- Nakanojo biennale, August 24, 2015, in biennialfoundation.org site
- About the exhibition in Japan
- course description in UCLA site
- Art + Tech Panel: Machines and Vision, Caltech
- Lectures and Events, Jewish Studies Program, San Diego State University
- Experts share views at fair, Shenzhen Daily, May 12, 2017
- Virtulities and Realities, RIXC Art Science Festival, RICX Art and Science Festival, Riga, October 19–21, 2017
- Bruce Sterling, Virtulities and Realities, RIXC Festival in Riga, Wired Magazine, September 14, 2017
- The 22 Annual Meeting of the Israel Society of Biological Psychiatry, March 6–8, 2018
- B3 Biennial of the Moving Image, November 28 to December 1, 2019
- VR Conference, Haifa Film Festival, September 22 - October 1, 2018
- The Infiltrators, National Library of Technology, July 1, 2016
- Yuval Avivi, An interview with Daniel Landau, Time Out Tel Aviv, September 2, 2013
- (July 18, 2019) Self-Study – Open Lab, Lecture performance with exhibiting artist Daniel Landau in collaboration with Maya Magnat. CCA.
- short biography. Bienalle des bewegten Bildes 2020
- Ron Arad's curtain call 6 - 29 August 2016
- site Time-Body Study in Print Screen Festival
- Capture Practice: Arkadi Zaides, The James Gallery
- Tel Aviv Museum T-Art, in Habama site
- The Guide, August–September 2015, in Erev Rav site
- Nakanojo biennale, August 24, 2015, in biennialfoundation site
- The exhibition in Japan
- Ayelet Dekel, Contemporary Dance and Peanut Butter Sandwiches, 25 November 2014, in Midnighteast.com
- Daniel Landau – "Open Skies, August–September 2014, circle 1 gallery
- The Infiltrators, Artoirt Tlv site
- Out of body, fragmentation of art, in Israel Museum site
- The exhibition in Hayarkon 19, Hamidrasha gallery, Beit Berl
- Visual art project in Old Jaffa, in Old Jaffa conservation organization site
- 8-minute video, in Paris Museum photography
- Loving art, 2012, Ha'ir
- The Nature of Things, Israel Museum, in Art Portal site
- Culturescapes Israel: OPLA Companya & Daniel Landau, November 2011, in kaserne-basel.ch
- "Loving arts exhibitions", September 9, 2011, Haaretz
- Hamburg Symphony Presents Premiere Multimedia Concert of DES CANYONS AUX ÉTOILES at Roulette. - January 23, 2012, in Columbia Artists Management Inc. site
- - des canyons aux etoiles in hamburgersymphoniker.de site From the canyons to the stars
- Little Tel Aviv: an interview with Eyal Danon, director of the Israeli Digital Art Center, Holon, September 2, 2010, Walla!
- Danit Aminoff, "A show you must see!", November 1, 2009, Ha'ir
- Daniel Landau in festival-automne.com
- Daniel Landau biography, in no-org.net