tobias c. van Veen (Canada)

[tobias c. van Veen]

  • JIP – JavaMuseum Interview Project
  • SIP – SoundLAB Interview
  • is a renegade theorist and pirate, techno-turntablist and writer (Montreal). He is Concept Engineer at SAT [] and Project Leader of Sonic Scene in the Mobile Digital Commons Network (MDCN). Since 1993 he has internationally curated over fifty independent conceptual and sound-art events, working with STEIM, Mutek, the New Forms Festival, the Banff Centre, the Video-In, Upgrade!, the Vancouver New Music Society and Hexagram. His work has appeared in CTheory, EBR, Bad Subjects, Leonardo, FUSE (contributing editor), e/i (columnist), Capital (columnist), Discorder (columnist), the Wire, HorizonZero and through Autonomedia, among others. His writing has been translated into Spanish, Lithuanian and French and his art disseminated through,, Kunstradio,, CiTR, No Type’s BricoLodge and the and/OAR labels. From 1993-2000 he was Direktor of the sonic performance Collective on the West Coast ( and co-founder of and Tobias is Ph.D candidate in Philosophy and Communication at McGill, Montreal and New School, NYC. He mixes a mean absynthe martini.

    His blog resides at:

    tobias c. van Veen is participating


    the exhibition
    curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne
    for SoundLAB in the framework of the exhibition of digital art
    “Digital Media” at La Nau Valencia/Spain – 17 April – 10 May 2008
    SIP – SoundLAB Interview

    as a curator

  • SoundLAB – Edition II
  • Soundart from Canada II

    featuring these artists

    Esther Bourdages
    Tomas Phillips and Dean King

    as a curator

  • SoundLAB – Edition I
  • Soundart from Canada I

    featuring these artists

    Anna Friz & Annabel Chvostek
    Carrie Gates
    Max Haiven
    Jon Vaughn
    tobia c. van Veen

  • JavaMuseum
  • 2006
    JIP – JavaMuseum Interview Project

    I – Highway – netart from Canada