Nikos Kanelakis comes from Thessaloniki, Greece. He studied Electroacoustic Music Composition at the Department of Music Studies of the Ionian University and is currently a postgraduate student in the program " Sonic Arts and Audio Technologies" of the same department. His main subject is the acousmatic music composition. His interests extend to sound design, soundscape music, interactive sound media and field recordings. In 2016 he became a member of the Hellenic Electroacoustic Music Composers Association and since then his works are presented at the annual concerts of the association. Nikos Kanelakis’s music has been distinguished by receiving awards in international composition competitions such as Prix CIME Competition, Iannis Xenakis Composition Competition and SIMEC.