Maria w Horn is a composer focused on electroacoustic and audiovisual music. Hailing from the north of Sweden, she is now based in Stockholm after finishing her studies in electroacoustic composition at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm and Universität der Kunste in Berlin. Maria's work ranges from electronic multi-channel pieces and installations to audiovisual works and collaborations with dancers, soloists and ensembles. Her works examines aspects of human perception, how audiovisuality and overload/loss of perceptual stimuli can conspire to transcend everyday life and invoke alternate frames of mind. She is an integral part of New Music in Sweden through her own label XKatedral as well as Sthlm Drone Society – an association working to promote slow and gradually evolving timbral music, and through her involvement in Fylkingen.