Maskeliade is one of the first artists in the world that creates music and visuals with gesture control technology leap motion.
Innovation and improvisation are big part of his work and performance that combines music and visual art. Developing gesture control technique by using his body, movements and gestures with help of different devices he creates music and visuals, audio and video effects synchronizing them into new stunning soundscapes while experimenting with genres of electronica and contemporary pop. People who saw Maskeliade call him "gesture wizard" - his innovative, interactive, unique and passionate live performances are so breathtaking, fascinating, warm and captivating that it transforms his creation into a whole new magical ephermal world, amazing to hear, experience, watch and be a part of.
Maskeliade is one of the most interesting upcoming musicians and producers of today - his first album "Subtract the Silence of Myself " released in Russia in 2014. attracted attention from all around the world. He was nominated for "The Steppenwolf Award" in 2014., award that promotes talented, innovative and independent music. His music career started in USA when he was a part of OneBeat programme for the most talented young artists. Since then he performed in New York, Washington, Orlando, Luzern, Stockholm, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Paris, Bratislava, Vienna, Ljubljana...from clubs to museums to festivals like Avantfest, Archstoyanie, Stereoleto, Polytech.Science.Art, Plums VI, Fields, Waves, Ment, Electro-mechanics and with artists like Moderat, Emika, The Herbaliser, Sun Glitters, The Glitch Mob, Dub FX and Xeno & Oaklander.
His work got recognized by the media worldwide: Guardian (UK), Noisey, Vice (FR), RTV Slovenia, Virus Radio (CH), Indiehoy.com (AR), Muzika.hr (CRO), Musicpress (SK), Radio Clash (UK), Indierockmag.com (FR), Big Fenomeno (CL), RipItUp (NZ), 101.3 FM (AU), Attica (FR), Radio Študent (SI)... and biggest Russian media: National Television Russia, 2x2, MuzTV, TVRAIN, NTV, DjMag, Afisha, Look at Me, Colta, Rolling Stone, Snob, Zvuki, Royal Cheese Mag...Ableton and Leap Motion run articles on his work and music and British Guardian considers it "...the best new music from around the world...”.