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Sudhu Tewari

Research Interests: 

Sound Art, experimental musical instruments, improvisation, recording technology and electronic music.

Selected Publications: 

2013: SEAD White Paper - The Open Lab Network Facilitates Innovative, Creative, and Collaborative Research With Art, Community, Design, Technology, and Science at the University of California, Canta Cruz.



Selected Performances: 


Selected Music Performances:

October 12, 2013, Music for People and Thingamajigs Festival, Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, CA - Normal (improvising duo with Fred Frith)

August 30-31, 2013, the Stone, New York - Normal

May 31-June 1, 2013 – HUSH, Joe Goode Annex, San Francisco, CA – collaboration with Joe Goode Performance Group

May 12, 2013  - Dancing with Electrons, UC Santa Cruz, CA - Solo Improvisation

Feb 12, 2010 – Metaphysics of Notation, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA – interpretation of graphic score by Mark Applebaum with Cenk Ergun

July 26, 2008, Lore of Moments, Laboratoire Village Nomade, Estavayer-le-lac, Switzerland – improvisations with Mary Clare Bryztwa, Fred Frith and Shirley Hoffman

July 21, 2007, Capoeira Arts Café, Berkeley, CA - MEIDOKO (electronics and Taiko with Kelvin Underwood)

May 20, 2007, the Stone, New York - Normal

April 27, 2005, Brink: Other Minded Music, Hemlock Tavern, San Francisco, CA – TOLGA!

Feb 25, 2005, Other Minds 11, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA –Normal

August 6, 2004, San Francisco Electronic Music Festival, SomArts, San Francisco, CA –CMAU

May 13, 2004, SF ALT festival, the Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA - Normal

March 17, 2003, Lantaren Theatre, Rotterdam, Netherlands – Normal

June 26, 2002, Off-Site, Tokyo, Japan – Maiten Kind (improvised music with Tadashi Usami, Kendra Juul and Kazumoto Endo)

January 11, 2002, CEAIT festival, CalArts, Valencia, CA - CMAU


Solo Visual Art/Installation Exhibitions:

July 25 - Sept 19, 2009, The Moose Must Persuade the Duck, FLOAT Gallery, Oakland CA

Feb 6 - March 8, 2009, Play Game Life, 21 Grand, Oakland, CA

January 26-27, 2007, Tune For Minimum Smoke, Recology, San Francisco, CA



Group Visual Art/Installation Exhibitions:

March 7, 2014 - August 17, 2014, ReBoot - the Tech Museum, San Jose, CA

September 14-15, 2012, eMERGE - ZER01, San Jose, CA

July 14 – Sept. 28, 2012, SoundWave, Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

January 17 – August 15, 2012, SFMOMA ArtGameLab, SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

June – December 2011, Traces, Twigs and Time: Sculpture on the Grounds, Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, CA

September 12 – October 17, 2011, OpenLab Exhibition, UCSC, Santa Cruz, CA

August 7-9, 2009, ReMakeIt, Santa Fe Complex, Santa Fe, New Mexico

October 25, 2008, Silent Shadows, La Corbiere, Estavayer-le-lac, Switzerland

September 27 - October 4, 2008, a place I know well, PROGR, Bern, Switzerland

August 21 2008, Love You Kill You, La Corbiere, Estavayer-le-lac, Switzerland

Dec 7-8, 2007, GroupA: At the Bazaar, CounterPULSE, San Francisco, CA

May 22, 2005, Music for People and Thingamajigs, Oakland Art Museum, Oakland, CA

April 4-6, 2002, Signal Flow 2002, Mills College, Oakland, CA





Selected Presentations: 

April 13, 2013, Featured Maker, OpenMAKE:Music, the Tech Museum, San Jose, CA

September 24, 2012, Brains and Beakers, Youth Radio, Oakland, CA

April 21, 2012, Featured Maker, OpenMAKE:Trash, the Exploratorium, San Francisco, CA



Honors and Awards: 


2013: Creative Capital Emerging Artist Collaboration Haas Fund Grant with Joe Goode Performance Group


2013: Porter College Teaching Fellowship, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA


2012-13: National Space Grant Fellowship – Mass Transfer Physical Model, collaboration with Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz.


2012: OpenLab Art/Astrophysics Fellowship – Science and art collaborations with UCSC Professors, Graduate and Undergraduate students.

Education and Training: 
MFA, Mills College, Oakland, CA
BA, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA