Bent Stamnes has been a demoscener since 1989, mainly doing music and graphics for countless productions for many different demoscene groups and platforms. He has been the main organizer for several popular demoscene events, and in 2004 he co-authored the book "Demoscene: The Art of Real-Time".
Bent has served as senior editor for the digital magazine ZINE since 2007. In October 2007, he traveled to San Francisco to host demoscene outreach panels with NVIDIA, Pixar, Adobe and ILM. In August of 2008, he took part in organizing the biggest demoscene event on US soil: NVScene, hosted by NVIDIA.
Recently, he founded displayhack.org, a website and community dedicated to showcasing (and competing in) short real-time VFX challenges. He also maintains his own website and portfolio at Transistor Bass. He'll be presenting Scene.org Awards: The Best Real-Time Graphic Demos of 2009 at FITC Toronto 2010 in April.