Composer of electronic
music, flutist, video artist, and recording engineer, Maggie Payne is known
for the elegance and complexity of her sounds. Her awards include grants from
the National Endowment for the Arts, Mellon Foundation ... Her work has been
performed at Sonic Circuits IV, Next Wave Festival, eXstatic Project (Australia),
Prix Ars Electronica, SoundCulture '96, Siggraph, Bourges ... She has been Artist-in-Residence
at the Exploratorium in San Francisco.
She is professor and co-director of the Center for Contemporary Music at Mills College