Floating Sound Gallery

Mengjie Qi

Mengjie (Maggie) Qi is a composer and sound artist. Her works have been performed widely at international festivals, including ICMC (Amsterdam, Shanghai), Audio Arts Festival (Krakow), WOCMAT in Taiwan, CIME General Assembly concerts (North Texas, Moscow), International Electronic Music Festival of New York, Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice at New England Conservatory, and MUSICACOUSTICA-BEIJING. […]

Huizi Li

Huizi Li was majored in Electronic Organ before earning her Electronic Music Composition master degree in Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing, China. She is a current doctor studying with professor Xiaofu Zhang in Central Conservatory of Music.Selected awards: the second prize in 2014  MUSICACOUSTICA-BEIJING Electronic Music Composition Competition in both group A.The piece “Yi” has […]

Wang Xinyu

Wang Xinyu is currently a lecturer at department of music engineering of Zhejiang Conservatory of Music, Hangzhou, China. He got his doctorate degree in theory of electronic composition at Center for Electronic Music, CCOM. Wang was the music programmer and sound designer of different works commissioned by music festivals such as Musicacoustica-Beijing, Beijing Modern Music […]

Liu Peixin

Liu Peixin is a young composer. She is now pursuing her Master degree in the Department of graduate of the Central Conservatory of Music under the tutelage of Professor Zhang Xiaofu. Her research areas include composition and electronic music.Her music works include film soundtrack, dance music, music drama and installation art. She has served as […]

Vera Bezrukova

Vera Bezrukova is a musician and media artist. She graduated from the School of Improvisational Music (St. Petersburg). Participated in various improvisational projects, including the project “Gadgetophonia” by St.Petersburg Improvisers Orchestra, which received Grand Prix of the Sergey Kuryokhin Contemporary Art Award (2016). The starting point for development in the media art and sound art was […]

Natasha Skulskaya

Natasha Skulskaya. ________________________________________________________________ “Land slices”. The starting point for the work was the sounds recorded in different points of the earth. Sounds describe and imitate the movements of objects and their interaction with each other. These are elements of inanimate and living nature in different geographical locations.

Dmitrii Antropov

Dmitrii Antropov. Media artist, art historian, creative coder. He attended School of Improvisational Music (SPB) and New Media Lab (SPB). Individually and as a member of GODA media artist collective shows his works at international exhibitions, conferences and festivals. Believing that technology extends the boundaries of traditional art means, he mainly creates interactive installations and […]

Anastasia Ivanova

Anastasia Ivanova. ________________________________________________________________ “The Forest” (2017). Abstract composition covers the sounds of inner life of plants within it’s communication with the environment. Recorded on contact microphones on various locations in Moscow.

Philipp Guzeev

Philipp Guzeev (b. 1992 Russia). Software engineer, media artist and musician whose artistic interest lies in composing for multi-channel audio systems, creating audio-visual installations and exploring the capabilities of VR\AR technologies in the context of art and theatre. Education: 2009-2014 – Saint-Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics, Specialist in Computer Science (Russia). […]

Oleg Sysoev

Oleg Sysoev (St.Petersburg). From a background not closely related to music and sound. A brief career history: qualified as a programmer (ITMO) and created two international companies working in the games industry. The catalyst for taking up musical creativity was the New Media Laboratory at the Alexandrinsky Theatre, as well as lessons with composer Andrei […]


FAXEN Since 2004, Clemens Mairhofer, Lucas Norer and Sebastian Six work together in the artist collective FAXEN.  Acoustic experiments in connection with items of everyday life, sculptural assemblages and the physical element of sound are the main aspects of the group’s musical and visual compositions. The works of the artist group FAXEN deal with moments […]

Paul Gründorfer

Paul Gründorfer is a sound performer and sonic explorer, working in the areas of experimental electronic music, sonic sculptures and site specific interventions. He is developing real time audio systems, that act autonomously or in reference to the spatial constellation. While considering the encounters between analog and digital, structured or improvised elements, he is focusing […]

Alexander Felch

Alexander Felch, born 1978 in Vienna – resides in Vienna and St. Petersburg – is a curator and conceptual artist mainly working in the field of conceptual art, sound art, art in public space and video- and media art. 2013 – 2015 he was artistic director of Vienna`s biggest transmedial artist-run-space „mo.e“. Besides that he […]

Andrea Sodomka

Andrea Sodomka  - composer, media artist and curator. Works in the fields of intermedia, installation, sound art, radio art, and interactive art. 1961 born in Vienna. Lives and works in Vienna. Studied at the Hochschule für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, and at the Academy of Music, Vienna (institute of electro-acoustics). Member of the artist’s association Wiener Secession since 1996, […]

Seppo Gründler

Seppo Gründler born 1956, lives in Graz, musician, composer, tinkerer, main instruments guitar and computer, different live projects solo/duo/ensembles, music for theatre, film and dance, sound and media installations. Head of the Master Studiums Media and Interaction Design at FH-Joanneum Graz, Visiting Professor at Donauuuniversität Krems – Zentrum für Neue Medien. ________________________________________________________________ Seppo Gründler & Elisabeth Schimana, the great score. […]

Jessica King

Jessica King is currently based in Los Angeles. She is primarily a visual artist and toy designer, finding inspiration from reclaimed materials and vintage fabrics. Since 2004 she has been collaborating with GX Jupitter-Larsen on both visual art, film and sound projects. She is currently designing and creating puppets for film projects. ________________________________________________________________ GX Jupitter-Larsen & Jessica […]

GX Jupitter-Larsen

GX Jupitter-Larsen is based in Los Angeles. Since the 80’s, GX has been an ongoing contributor to Kunstradio. 

GX has performed and lectured at most of the major festivals in Europe, including multiple appearances at Ars Electronica, musikprotokoll, CTM, ZXZW, and LUFF. He has performed, and had work featured, at the San Francisco Museum of […]

Rupert Huber

Rupert Huber. Composer, music artist, musician. Born 1967.
 Based in Vienna, Austria, works internationally. Music by Rupert Huber is organised structures, sounds and tones for multiple known and unknown real and electronic spaces: Dimensional Music. Together with Richard Dorfmeister Rupert Huber builds TOSCA, which has released 14 albums over the last 20 years. TOSCA has performed live with […]

Taylor Deupree

Taylor Deupree is a New York-based artist who runs the boutique record label 12k and works by day as a mastering engineer. Deupree is an accomplished sound artist whose recordings, rich with abstract atmospherics, have appeared on numerous record labels, and well as in site-specific installations at such institutions as the ICC (Tokyo, Japan) and the Yamaguchi Center for […]

Alexandre St-Onge

Alexandre St-Onge is an audio artist, a musician/improviser (bass, voice and electronics) and a sonic performer. Philosophiae doctor (PhD) in art (UQAM, 2015), he is fascinated by creativity as a pragmatic approach to the ungraspable and he has released over ten solo albums including Semblances (Avatar), viorupeeeeihean (Oral), Entités (Oral) and Kasi Naigo (squintfuckerpress) amongst others. He founded squintfuckerpress with Christof Migone and he […]

Maja Osojnik

Maja Osojnik *1976 born in Slovenia, lives and works in Vienna, Austria as a singer, composer, improvising electroacoustic musician, sound artist, mostly using voice, paetzold bass recorders, own field recordings, DJ-CD, tapes and other lo-fi electronic devices, toys, trash and found objects. Maja made a name for herself in different musical fields, such as early […]

Andrey Bundin

Andrey Bundin (b. 1987) – сomposes chamber, symphonic, vocal and electro-acoustic music. Laureate of the composer’s competition “Modern tonal academic music” in 2011, Saint-Petersburg for the series “Six Pieces for Piano”. A. Bundin’s chamber works were performed in the concert hall of the St. Petersburg Union of Composers, the concert hall of the Institute of […]

Roman Stolyar / Vladimir Luchansky

Roman Stolyar / Vladimir Luchansky, «REHEARSAL», performance.Roman Stolyar – synthesizers, flutesVladimir Luchansky – guitar, saxophonesRoman Stolyar and Vladimir Luchansky have been playing together for some years – at first in groups organized by Sergey Belichenko, then separately; together they played with well-known improvisers who visited Novosibirsk – Oliver Lake, Assif Tsahar, Glen Hall, William Parker, […]


::vtol:: is a project of Moscow-based media-artist and musician Dmitry Morozov. He realises his ideas in technological art: robotechnics, sound and video installations, science art. Adept of “aesthetics of failure”. Participant of the main project of 4th Moscow Biennale for Contemporary Art and the number of international festivals and exhibitions. Award winner of Sergey Kurekhin Prize […]

Sergey Filatov

Sergey Filatov — artist, musician, composer, sound-artist, video artist, author and developer of electro-acoustic musical instruments. Is a member of the Union of artists of Russia, member of the International Association of Fine Arts UNESCO. Since 2000 has been actively exhibiting his works as well as organizing a number of creative projects, personal and collaborative, […]

Douglas Henderson

Born in 1960, Douglas Henderson studied music composition and theory with Milton Babbitt, Elie Yarden and J.K. Randall. He received his Ph.D. in Music Composition from Princeton University in 1991, his M.A. from Princeton in 1985 and his B.A. in Music from Bard College in 1982. He previously chaired the Sound Art Department at the […]

Yury Akbalkan

Yuri Akbalkan (*1986). Studied composition at the Rimski-Korsakov St. Petersburg State Conservatory with prof. Sergei Slonimsky. Participant of festivals “Sound Ways”, “Fin de siècle”, “Exposition XXI”, “Opus 52”, “reMusik”, the “Pythian Games” composers’ competition (2014), collaborates with ESG-21 and “NewTonMusik”. Studied and/or attended master classes with Victor Ekimovsky (Russia), Boris Filanovsky (Russia-Germany), Olga Viktorova (Russia), […]

Andrey Popovsky

Andrey Popovskiy is one of the prominent figures in Russian contemporary improvised music scene. After numerous projects of the last ten years where he experimented with sounds of electric and acoustic guitars, composed for chamber ensembles and collaborated with all famous improvisers in St. Petersburg, Andrey concentrated on a quiet and miniature sound working with […]

Olivia Block

Olivia Block creates original sound compositions for concerts, site-specific multi-speaker installations, live cinema, and performance. Her compositions often include field recordings, chamber instruments, and electronic textures. Her solo performances include partially improvised pieces for electronics and amplified objects, presented in a slow and deliberate gestural style that Steve Smith of the New York Times described recently […]

Oleg Makarov

________________________________________________________________ Infinitely Interesting Piece, algorithmic spatial sound installation, 2015 One of the possible criteria for the subjective assessment of sound and musical material is the unpredictability in the promptness with logical change and development. This work refers to algorithmic composition – for each moment there are several options for development, the choice of which is […]

Dmitry Shubin

Dmitry Shubin is a musician and visual artist. His essential spheres of music interests are improvised music, sound installations, electroacoustic, piano and electronics, conducted and structured improvisation. Founder and conductor of the St.Petersburg Improvisers Orchestra. Curator of the School of Improvised Music. Performed live in Russia, Austria, Germany. Participant of international festivals CYBERFEST, SKIF, ArtbatFest, […]


noid /aka arnold haberl, *1970, living in vienna composer . performer . improviser | cello . electronic devices his musical approach can be described as fundamental research. his works span a wide range of contradictory outcome, from solos to compositions for ensembles, from sound installations to videos. using electronics as well as acoustical instruments. consequently denying the […]

Maryanne Amacher

Maryanne Amacher (1938 - 2009) born in Kane, studied at the University of Pennsylvania with George Rochberg and Karlheinz Stockhausen. At SUNY-Buffalo’s Center of the Creative and Performing Arts she initiated her renowned telematic City Links series (1967-79). With Marvin Minsky’s Triadex Muse, she began developing ear tone music in the 1970s at MIT’s Center for Advanced Visual Studies. She collaborated […]

Micah Silver

. First person, temporary: My participation in culture consists of producing scenarios within which a set of ideas and experiences can unfold. These scenes often point to core questions that I’ve been asking through many materials, strategies, and roles for the past decade. In each case, a highly speculative proposition is made, and it points […]

Stephen Vitiello

(c) Robin Rimbaud (aka Scanner) Stephen Vitiello is a sound and media artist based in Richmond, VA. Solo exhibitions of Vitiello’s sound installations, photographs and drawings have been presented at The Project, NY, Museum 52, London, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris and Diapason, NYC. Group exhibitions include the 2002 Whitney Biennial, the 2006 Biennial of Sydney and “Soundings: […]

Alexei Borisov

Alexei Borisov. Outside of his native Russia, Alexei Borisov is probably best known as a live performer with a sound and visual style that make his performances transcend the usual gig situation and resemble Beckett-style absurd theatre. Perhaps the most appropriate term for their soundtrack would be ”live collage”, often based on domestic or everyday […]

Yury Didevich

Yury Didevich - researcher, musician, media artist working with digital art, coordinator and co-founder of  CNMRG (Computer and New Music Research Group – Interactive music systems and multimedia) in St.Petersburg. Specialist in DIY electronic musical instruments and  controllers with more than 20 years operational experience. Working with electronic and digital media for more than 10 years. His main sphere of […]

Elisabeth Schimana

Elisabeth Schimana has been working as a composer, performer and radio artist since 1983. She studied electro-acoustic and experimental music at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, musicology and ethnology at the University of Vienna and computer music – composition at the IEM (Institute for Electronic Music) in Graz. Her work concentrated for […]


kasich Experimental electronic musician, performer, soundartist, interactive installations developer. Initiator of numerous Russian festivals of experimental electronic music and technological arts, curator of  LoveLiveElectronic (LoLieL.tk) (2008-2011) and SoundArtist.ru (2011-nowdays) communities. Attended Theremin Center at Moscow Concervatory between 2005 – 2010 as an idepedant composer.

Thomas Grill

Dr.phil. Thomas Grill, MA, born 1972 in Austria. Individual bachelor and master studies of Interactive Electronic Instruments at the University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna. Doctoral degree in Composition and Music Theory at the University of Music and Performing Arts, Graz. Scientific research in fields of sound perception, analysis and modeling, interactive electronic instruments and artificial intelligence. Development of commercial […]

Vladimir Rannev


Ujif_notfound [UN] is a media project based in 75 105 101 118 and started from 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 1. The main activity is the creation of multimedia systems based on algorithms of the kinetic relationship between man and program.||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||_|||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||////////////|||||||||“Live ” performances are based on the generation of audio and visual […]

Michael J. Schumacher

Michael J. Schumacher is a composer, performer and installation artist based in New York City. Working predominantly with electronic and digital media, he creates sound environments that evolve over long time periods. He imbues these generative, algorithmic structures with an abundance of sonic material, resulting in forms that flow through a wide range of moods, […]

Denis Sorokin

Denis Sorokin (b.1985, St. Petersburg). Studied classical, later – jazz guitar. Nowdays, giving classical and electric guitar lessons in Gorky Culture Centre. Member of post-prog band “Undeon” and some of duos. From hard rock and jazz, his style has evolved to contemporary academic music, avant garde and free improvisation.

Boris Shershenkov

Borish Schershenkov (Magadan — St.Petersburg).Engineer and sound artist, curator of Electroacoustic Music Lab LEMESG at GES-21. Among his interests — electroacoustic improvisation, spatial sound installation, design and developement of musical instruments. ________________________________________________________________ EAI jam with Oleg Makarov / Patrick K.-H. ________________________________________________________________ Digiphonia Though computer development aims to quantize data, it also produces a multitude of artifacts of the virtuality that are, getting […]

Klaus Filip

klaus filip *1963 computer music, programming, composition. Klaus Filip is a performer/composer/programmer and is maybe the first viennese musician, who used the laptop on stage at around 1993. The main focus of his current work is sinewaves, whose subtle and adducent sounds are used in a wide dynamic range depending on the project; that could be a […]