ABOUT

Sound artist, composer and musician working with live electronics, sound, light and intermedia installations, AV works and recording studio productions as producer, mixer and engineer.

His personal work generates from a diverse range of interests mainly associated with procedures that depict sound and visual forms out of a naturalistic context, while often filtering the outcome with machine-driven techniques. The main ideas gravitate towards field and foley recordings exploitation, acoustic ecology, sound synthesis, audio spatialization and data sonification as composition tools.

Based in Reykjavík since 2017 as studio head engineer, producer and musician at the legendary Greenhouse Studios, has been working on numerous Bedroom Community releases and collaborative projects for screen, stage, live and recorded mediums. He has worked alongside artists including Valgeir Sigurðsson, Ben Frost, Damien Rice, Swans, Dustin O’Halloran, Atli Örvarsson, JFDR, Daniel Pioro, Liam Byrne, Nadia Sirota, Sandro Mussida, 404.zero and many others.

His musical contributions include the scores for Netflix’s ‘DARK’ series and ‘The Old Guard”, “Defending Jacob” Apple TV+ series, ‘The County’, ‘An Acceptable Loss’, ‘Little Moscow’, the theatre plays ‘Woman Undone’, ‘Medea’, ‘Kæra Jelena’, ‘Meistarinn og Margaríta’, the stage artworks ‘SAFE’, ‘Valley’.

His productions and performances feature complex sound design based on concrete & modular recordings, extensive sub-bass frequencies, fragmented harmonies, noise & textures from processed acoustic instruments together visual contents from manipulated macro footage and generative techniques.

He has performed worldwide with different projects in clubs, festivals, galleries, residencies and theatres.

Among the others: EMS Elekronmusik Studion (Stockholm), SICMF Seoul International Computer Music Festival (South Korea), ADAF Athens Digital Arts Festival (Athens), MUSICACOUSTICA (Beijing, China), Moogfest (USA), CECM, Indiana University (USA), CEMI UNT University of North Texas (USA), Kremlin Theatre (Moscow), ICC (Istanbul), Gorki Theatre (Berlin), TQS (London), A Simana (France), Patchlab Festival, Bunkier Sztuki Contemporary Art Gallery, Krakow Music Composer Festival, Audio Art Festival, Solvay Modern Art Center, Arteteka (Krakow), IRCAM Forum Workshop, Centre Pompidou (Paris), Mengi, Idno, Hurra (Reykjavík), Olympic Theatre (Rome), Regent Theatre (Toronto), Hangar Bicocca, La Triennale of Milan, INNER_SPACES c/o Auditorium S. Fedele, Festival Milano Musica, Milan Design Week, Milan Vogue Fashion Night, Terraforma Festival, Circolo Magnolia, BabilonRadioRai2 (Milan), University of Turin, Mtv Days 2011 (Turin), Circolo degli Artisti (Rome), Municipal Theatre of Bolzen, New Generation (Bratislava), Parole di Lulú (Rome), MEI Supersound (Faenza), Medimex (Bari), Municipal Theatre of Vicenza, Home Festival, Benetton Foundation/Bomben Spaces (Treviso). Works were selected also for FILE Festival in Sao Paulo and ISEA2019 in South Korea. As FOH engineer, visual and light programmer has worked at festivals such as Semibreve, Scopitone, Montreux Jazz Festival, Philharmonie de Paris. He has created sound contents for brands including Maserati, Toyota, Porche, Deutsche Bank, Monclare and have been featured artist on The Creator Projects, Rolling Stone, Rainforest Alliance, Arduino, RadioRai, Vice, MTV, DeeJay Tv, La Repubblica. 

Awards include: winner of ACC_R 2020 (South Korea), winner of PRIX CIME 2017 (Texas), first prize winner of S. Fedele Musica 2016, first prize winner of DE.MO./ MOVIN’UP 2015, first prize winner of T.A.T. (2011, Rome).

He holds a B.A. (with highest distinction) in Electroacoustic Music Composition and Multimedia Technologies from the Conservatory “A. Steffani” of Castelfranco (TV), studied at the Academy of Music, Intermedia Art Department and SME Studio of Electroacoustic Music in Krakow, and graduated in Contemporary Writing and Production at the Cpm Music Institute in Milan.