Rees Archibald is an artist, born in Australia and currently living in Germany.
Originally a saxophone player, he spent several years in Japan studying traditional Zen music. Later, working with composers Alvin Lucier, Ron Kuivila and David Behrman, he studied electronic music composition.
Rees has performed and shown work in venues such as The Kitchen in New York City, ZKM/HfG in Germany, the Sydney Opera House, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing, and the Emit/Time Festival in Bern, Switzerland.
Rees is active as an educator, working as an academic in instrumental music performance, music technology, new media arts and ethnomusicology. He conducts private workshops on sound, listening and making.