Biography STEIM (Netherlands)

Steim (studio for electro-instrumental music) is the only independent live electronic music centre in the world that is exclusively dedicated to the performing arts. Steim supports an international community of performers and musicians, and a growing group of visual artists, to develop unique instruments for their work. Steim's artistic leader Michel Waisvisz has built a world reputation being the first to invent a practice for live performance with live electronic instruments.

More recently Steim is being discovered by DJ's and VJ's who want to liven up their act with physical control of their sound machines and laptops, also dancers, actors, visual artists and are coming up to Steim to use the ideas found at Steim and develop these further for there personal goals.