Michaela Grill studied in Vienna, Glasgow and London and has created, screened and performed numerous film and video works, installations and live visuals since 1999. Her performances and screenings span five continents and include venue such as MOMA NY, National Gallery of Art Washington, Centre Pompidou Paris, Museo Reina Sofia Madrid, La Casa Encendida Barcelona, ICA London and many cinematheques worldwide. Her video work has screened at over 150 festivals and Grill is the recipient of the Outstanding Artist Award from the Austrian Ministry of Art and Culture in 2010. She currently lives and works in Montréal.
Kuroshio is the collaboration between musician Philip Jeck and filmmakers Karl Lemieux and Michaela Grill. Together they create atmospherically dense worlds for the perceiver to get lost in. Using analogue and digital means in producing their work, they build layered currents of images and sounds.