Johan van Kreij is a sonologist. His practice covers the fields of composing, improvising, making and executing in the field of experimental electro-acoustic music. He received his education at the Institute of Sonology, part of the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague, Netherlands, graduating in 1998. At the same conservatory he acquired his masters degree in Composition in 2017. Cooperating with various artists he has been involved in a wide variety of projects in the field of improvised music, music theatre, dance, architecture and installations.
In addition to his artistic activities, Johan is actively involved in contributing to the experimental music scene in The Hague. In the first place in his position as teacher at the Institute of Sonology, but also as member of the Studio LOOS team where he helps creating events. Furthermore, he is in the process of setting up the ARTEk recording studio with Henry Vega, and he is participating in the cultural hotspot DCR.