The Austrian Klaus Obermaier is one of the most acclaimed composers, video and media artists of today.
His numerous works shown in all parts of the world, encompassing compositions, video art, intermedia projects, web projects, interactive installations, dance and theatre performances, computer music, CD-ROMs, radio plays and multi-disciplinary productions.
He composed for ensembles like Kronos Quartet, Art Ensemble of Chicago, Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie, Ensemble Modern, Alliage Quartet, Balanescu Quartet …
… created and directed intermedia works including dance and theatre for festivals like Ars Electronica, Linzer Klangwolke (Sound Cloud Linz), Kenkeleba House NY, intermedium/ZKM, Diagonale, Musikfest Bremen, South Bank Centre London, Singapore Arts Festival, Festival of Regions, Ruhrtriennale,
… collaborated with dancers of the Netherlands Dans Theatre, TANZ*HOTEL, Robert Tannion, Desiree Kongerod, Chris Haring,
… played and recorded with Ensemble Modern, Ornette Coleman, John Scofield and Peter Erskine.