Nick Kuepfer is a Montréal-based musician and sound artist (born and raised in Stratford, Ontario). As a solo musician he arranges and produces experimental multi instrumental pieces with live sampled tape loops, field recordings, static repetition, and drones with a tendency for experimentation of sound, texture and dissonance. In addition
he has performed solo internationally and has collaborated with many musicians as tour support as well as an active member in the groups Elfin Saddle, Hrsta, ¼ Tonne and Aidswolf. His sound work has been exhibited in various galleries including The Tom Thomson Art gallery in Owen Sound, Ontario, New Adventures in Sound Art in Toronto, Modern Fuel Artist Run Centre in Kingston, Ontario, Algoma Art Gallery in Sault Ste. Marie, Gallery Stratford in Stratford, Ontario, Evergreen Cultural Centre in Coquitlam, British Colombia and Verksmidjen arts centre, Hjateyri, Iceland. He attended the The Arctic Circle residency in Svalbard in 2012 and participated in a residency at Verksmidjen in Hjalteyri, Iceland in 2016. He has released material with the Montreal record labels, Constellation records, Drophead and Howl! Artist Collective as well as with Toronto’s Standard Form and Arachnadiscs records.
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