Bio

Gintas K (Gintas Kraptavičius) a Lithuanian sound artist, composer living and working in Lithuania.

Gintas has been a part of Lithuanian experimental music scene since 1994.

Gintas K was a core member of the first Lithuanian industrial electronic music band ‘Modus‘ .

From 1997 to 2000 he worked as an editor on the radio station ‘Kapsai’ for an alternative radio show titled ‘The Ways and Mistaken Pathways’.

He became known for his sound actions, theatrical performances and conceptual art in the manner of Fluxus.

Nowadays Gintas is working in the field of digital experimental and electroacoustic music, making music for films, sound installations. His compositions are based on granulated sounds, improv, new hard digital computer music, small melodies.

Collaborations with sound artists @c, Paulo Raposo, Kouhei Matsunaga, David Ellis and many others.

In over a decade he has released numerous of records on labels such as Cronica, Baskaru, Con-v, Copy for Your Records, Bolt, Creative Sources, Sub Rosa and others.

His works was presented at various international festivals, symposiums as Transmediale.05, Transmediale.07ISEA2015IRCAM forum 2017.

Artist in residency at  DAR 2016, DAR 2011, MoKS 2016.

Winner of the II International Sound-Art Contest “Broadcasting Art 2010” in Spain.
Since 2011 member of Lithuanian Composers Union.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gintas_K

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