Virginie Viel (born in 1985, France/ lives in Leicester, UK)
Virginie is a composer of acousmatic music and a visual artist (photography and video). Since 2008, her work has been enriched by the composition of acousmatic music. After a Master’s degree in acousmatic composition obtained in Belgium in 2014 with A.Vande Gorne , she is a PhD candidate in music composition at De Montfort University in Leicester, UK. Her research is approaching musical form in acousmatic through analogies with the visual arts and the multi-sensory experience. She is a member of Séneçon, a collective of composers based in Brussels. Her works have been performed in Europe, Mexico and Australia.