HARS (Holland)


is short for Harold Schellinx. Born in Maastricht, the Netherlands. Avant-rock musician based in Amsterdam (1975-1985). Editor and London correspondent of Dutch ‘modern music magazine’ Vinyl (1981-1983). Studied formal music and computer-aided composition with Gottfried Michael Koenig at the Utrecht Institute of Sonology (1983-85). Then mathematics and its foundations with Anne Troelstra at the University of Amsterdam (Ph.D. 1994). Researched in mathematical logic and the foundations of computer science (1990-1999).
Today HarS is living and working as an independent writer and sound artist in Paris, France and Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

HARS is participating in

  • media art show ://selfportrait – a show for Bethlehem – show for Peace
  • Title: “(but/and)_i_was”, soundart, 2006

  • SoundLAB
  • Edition II
    curated by Melody Parker-Carter