Lukatoyboy aka Luka Ivanović is a musician, sound designer, and educator from Belgrade, Serbia. His main activities in music and sound include performing electroacoustic improvised music (based on realtime sampling of various objects, toys, voices, and field recordings) using feedback, analogue synthesizers, electromagnetic coils, radio transmitters, walkie talkies, and additional small surprises.
Lukatoyboy also produces nanotechno and free IDM on a Game Boy. He has performed at and taught workshops during various Serbian music festivals and events, as well as internationally. He also gives workshops on various approaches to sound and electronic music for children, and co-runs artist in residence/festival retreat, MultiMadeira. His collaborations name Peter Evans, Sainkho Namtchylak, Svetlana Spajic, Mia Zabelka, Milana Zaric, Eric Thielemans, Jonas Kocher, Laurent Bruttin, JeanYves Evrard, Martin Brandlmayr, Johannes Frisch, Georg Wissel, Erhard Hirt, Rinus van Alebeek, Wo0, Branko Dzinovic, Blank Disc, Balazs Pandi, and Irena Tomazin, among others.
Since 2010, he has coordinated the Blind Tapes label, and was recognized with an award for his sound design for the theatre play Bartleby (Mini Teater, Slovenia).
Lukatoyboy is a recipient of the “Ubiquitous Art and Sound” Open Call for works, awarded by Deutschlandradio Kultur/Klangkunst, Goethe-Institut, ICAS – International Cities for Advanced Sound, ECAS – European Cities for Advanced Sound, and CTM Festival, which sought unusual ideas for pairing the specific artistic possibilities of radio with the potentials of live performance or installation.