Profile

Niko Skorpio is a transdisciplinary artist with a diverse background in experimental underground music and graphic design. He currently works with moving image, sound, photography and derelict media miscellanea.

Niko Skorpio’s creative process is driven by independent DIY spirit and introspective curiosity to particular obscurities. The outcome varies from abstract, expressive audiovisual collages to immersive installations and diverse media objects. His works often contain performative and ritualistic elements as well as found footage.

Niko Skorpio’s works have been exhibited and published internationally. He has released dozens of sound records and is a founding member of numerous experimental music projects. He used to run the independent record label Some Place Else (1997-2013), and subsequently founded the PARAFERAL Creative Research Facility.

Niko Skorpio is a fine art graduate and currently finishing his studies in Visual Culture and Contemporary Art (MA) at Aalto University in Helsinki.