Mariam Gviniashvili is an Oslo-based sound artist from the country of Georgia. She arrived at composition after voice and piano studies from early age, as well as studies and work in the music production business. She composes acousmatic music, often for large speaker arrays. She has also created audiovisual media and interactive sound art works.
Mariam’s compositions have been presented at festivals and concerts
worldwide, including New-York Electroacoustic Music Festival, Venice Electroacoustic Rendez-Vous, 35th General Assembly of CIME, Transitions concert series at Stanford CCRMA, Cube Fest 2019 at Virginia Tech, Ultima Oslo Contemporary Music Festival, among others.
During her tenure as studio manager at the Tbilisi State Conservatoire, she completed Master’s studies in acoustic composition, two years of studio production studies at the Norwegian Academy of Music, and a year of electroacoustic music composition at the Liszt Academy of Music with Andrea Szigetvári. In 2018, she moved back to Norway where she is pursuing a Master’s degree in Music Performance Technology at the Norwegian Academy of Music under renowned composer Natasha Barrett.