Vidna Obmana was the vehicle that Belgian musician Dirk Serries used
to create and present his Dark Ambient music. This band was paramount in playing
a vital role in the development and the recognition of Dark Ambient music to the
world. In a respect that would make Dirk Serries one of the fathers of what Dark
Ambient music is today and in the direction it is progressing to.
Such a talented and influencial artist as Dirk Serries has been a foundation to
countless other artists in all that he has done through Vidna Obmana. It is
through this band that he worked with a number of other great artists like Steve
Roach, Diefo Borotti, and Asmus Tietchens. The expanse of the influence in the
music made through Vidna Obmana is still being felt in the music world that will
be affecting artists for many years to come.