Arthur was born 1970 in Alkmaar, the Netherlands. He grew up in Holland and moved to Berlin in 1989. Together with Andrea Neumann, Christian Kesten and Fernanda Farah he curates events at labor sonor since 2003. Labor sonor is a lively meeting point for the Berlin underground music scene and is a platform for new developments in improvised and electronic music, with some references to new music, conceptual music, pop music and performance art. He is also the maintainer of the website echtzeitmusik.de, a prominent event calendar for the experimental music scene in berlin.