Erkki Kurenniemi was born on July 10, 1941, in Hämeenlinna, Finland and died on May 1, 2017.
He was a Finnish designer, philosopher, and artist.
He was best known for his electronic music compositions and the electronic instruments he has designed.
Kurenniemi was best known as one of the leading early pioneers of electronic music in Finland.
Kurenniemi was also a science popularizer, a futurologist, a pioneer of media culture, and an experimental film-maker.
Erkki Kurenniemi passed away at 75 years old.