Josef (Seppo) Gründler Born 1956, lives in Graz. A sound and media artist, “tinkerer” of software and electronics. His main instruments are guitar, electronics and software.
He is member of the board of directors of the Institute for Media Archeology and of the Society for Dissemination and Distribution of New Music.
He was head of the master’s degree in Communication, Media, Sound and Interaction Design from 2007 to 2017 and has been working in the field of new media since 1982.
He has composed music for computer games, music for theatre, film, media and sound installations. He has presented his works at Ars Electronica, Wiener Festwochen, Steirischer Herbst, the Knitting Factory New York, Sonambiente Berlin, Transmediale Berlin, [City of Women Festival Ljubljana], Fine senca fine – Venice, Trentino, Budapest, Graz, and Biennale Venecia etc. He is the creator of various CDs. His current live acts include the Klammer&Gruendler Duo, Singing-Adorno with Robert Lepenik, solo concerts, and „the nomadic producers“ with Rupert Lehofer.