PARTICIPATION Mascot of Ceremonies: The Mɪŋɡ(ə)l’r (performed by wabi’sloppy), as seen throughout soundpedro2023. Wabi’Sloppy (pronouns: dependent on code/context/comfort), is an artsy-ist and accomplished “artoiserist” whose eternal tinkering awaits total imperfection in the afterlife, where perfection happily can NOT… unless Endpoint be the everlasting present wherein imperfection has attained self-reflexive and perfected im. Until then… methodology is […]

Takeshi Kanemura & Cris Law

PARTICIPATION Performance October 29 at Torrance Art Museum’s Nomad II Southern California-based Performance/Installation artist Takeshi Kanemura was born in Okinawa, Japan, and lives and works in Los Angeles. Kanemura has exhibited internationally in Japan, Taiwan, and the U.S. He received a BA from University of California, Riverside, an MA from California State University, San Bernardino, and an […]

Devin Sarno

Devin Sarno

PARTICIPATION Performance October 29 at Torrance Art Museum’s Nomad II Thru the use of varied sound devices and field recordings both statically embedded in a given environment and also physically coaxed thru movement, the intent is to provide an undulating aural experience that plays upon the contrasts of distance and intimacy within the listening process. […]

Sam Anthem

Sam Anthem & Lorenzo Osterheim 

PARTICIPATION “Funeral in my Brain” is an adaptation/fragmentation of Emily Dickinson’s poem, “I Felt a Funeral in my Brain.” We use the poem as a frame to make sense of the experience of undergoing an MRI and viewing these images of one’s insides. Accordingly, we’ve mapped the poem and a real MRI image of one […]


PARTICIPATION P(h)o(n)em(e)_shortA phoneme is the basic element of the majority of the languages all around the world. What are the vocal limits and their relation to the geographical boundaries? Hearing them is like hearing our roots and how much these are connected throughout the history. Exploring them could emerge our imagination of their future sound […]

comar muwaren

comar muwaren & Chung Shih Hoh

PARTICIPATION Performance October 29 at Torrance Art Museum’s Nomad II Moirology Channeled experientially and epigenetically, are muted soundpoems inscribed on tablets of sound batting.  muwaren chose to mashup and arrange performances of 忆故人 (Remembering an Old Friend) and 秋江夜泊 (On a Boat in Autumn Night by the River) performed by Singaporean composer and guqin master […]

Ajani Brannum

Ajani Brannum

PARTICIPATION An hiatus For the past two years, I’ve explored some of the stories that live in my stomach and diaphragm. As I probe the memories, myths, and metaphors that shape my understanding of my body, I wonder: how do these stories bear witness to trauma and violence? How can I rewrite these stories? How […]

Jacob Wolff

PARTICIPATION Performance October 29, 2023 at Torrance Art Museum’s Nomad II Jacob Wolff’s work and practice is heavily focused on the interdisciplinary. Specifically taking tropes of 20th and 21st century western art music and distorting and accentuating them using dance, theater, performance or visual art to highlight the strange and corrupt parts of the music. […]

Betsy Lohrer Hall

PARTICIPATION Installation & Performance October 29 at Torrance Art Museum’s Nomad II Visual artist Betsy Lohrer Hall makes works on paper, installations, and site-specific interactive projects. She has a longstanding interest in process and impermanence; this is expressed in a variety of ways, from delicate repeated marks on paper, to her use of simple, fragile materials such […]

Amabelle Aguiluz

PARTICIPATION Performance October 29 at Torrance Art Museum’s Nomad II Amabelle Aguiluz is a multidisciplinary artist whose work in fiber, installation, sculpture, and performance has been exhibited both nationally and internationally. Her work is deeply rooted and connected to the body, sound, nature, and plants. Artist Location: Los Angeles, CA Social Media: