As a musician, artist, and educator, I explore personal geographies, emotional structures, and the transformative relationships of rhythm, experimentation and performance.
I’m interested in bridging gaps. Whether that’s between fellow musicians, artists and their own work, or educators and students, he spends a lot of his time and energy thinking about community-building, creating inclusive spaces for learning, and closing gaps
I love performing. Making music is the closest I get to conveying and depicting a thought, idea or feeling as I experience and understand it.
I’ve been fortunate to work with great people. In addition to working with the amazing students in my classrooms, projects I learned and engaged in collaboration and relationships of creative exchange that reward well beyond their completion include being a member of the The Mugs and as a Part-time Assistant Professor at Parsons co-authoring the BFA Design + Technology curriculum, writing the Creative Coding Minor, and initiating a Creative Technology Pre-College Academy partnership with New Visions for Public Schools, and student/faculty workshops at ISDI Mumbai.
I completely nerd out when it comes to sound. Whether it’s instruments, equipment, microphones, or modular gear, if it’s related to sound, I’m going to geek out on it.
I’m grateful for the opportunities I’ve had to show and talk about my work. Events and shows at CultureHub/La MaMa Galleria, Aronson Gallery, Temp Art Space, Mozilla, SIGGRAPH, ACM Conference on Creativity and Cognition, Critical Themes at SVA, CBGB, KEXP and NPR were moments I was able to meet and share ideas with people making real, positive impacts on this world.
I’m currently based in Taipei, Taiwan with my wife and son.