Per Capita

Peter Van Haaften [CA]

Peter Van Haaften is a composer and transdisciplinary artist based in Montréal (Québec). Van Haaften creates live performances, interactive installations, and media for speakers. His original and collaborative projects have been included at the Japan Media Arts Festival (Tokyo), FILE Hipersônica (São Paulo), La MaMa (NYC), A MAZE (Berlin), and more. In 2016, he was one of three main collaborators on Aquaphoneia, presented as part of the Ars Electronica (Linz) Alchemists of our Time exhibition. He is currently completing a master‘s in music composition and sound creation at the Université de Montréal, and holds a BFA in electroacoustic studies from Concordia University. He is actively collaborating with the Topological Media Lab (Hexagram) on a series of performances and installations exploring time, space, and material computation.