Ariel Garten 

co-counder of InteraXon, makers of Muse: the brain sensing headband. Ariel’s unique combination of art and science is is integral to the design of Muse and to InteraXon’s approach to brain sensing technology.


Ariel Garten is a Canadian artist, scientist and intellectual. She was an avant garde clothing designer with a store called Flavour Hall (now closed) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is deemed to have made a “significant contribution to the field” for her work in integrating art and science. She is pursuing cutting edge art and performances in other media, including dance, music, percussion, and cutting-edge instruments (such as hydraulophone, quintephone, and other). She creates work that explores the intersection of art and neuroscience.

Ariel and Muse have regularly lauded in global media including CNN, Forbes, Popular Science, CNET, CNBC, VentureBeat, TechCrunch, Wall Street Journal Tech and many more…