Asha Tamirisa [she/her/hers] works with sound, video, film, and researches media histories. Asha has performed at venues such as the ICA Boston and Bitforms Gallery (NYC), has given talks at institutions such as the University of Michigan, Mount Holyoke College, and Oberlin College, and has held residencies at The Media Archeology Lab (Boulder, CO), Perte de Signal (Montreal, CA) and I-Park Foundation (East Haddam, CT). Asha’s work has been mentioned in the Oxford Handbook of New Audiovisual Aesthetics and the 5th Edition of Electronic and Experimental Music: Technology, Music, and Culture. Along with many colleagues, Asha co-founded OPENSIGNAL, a collective of artists concerned with the state of gender and race in electronic music and art practice. She now works with the organization TECHNE. Asha has taught sound and media art at Brown University, the Rhode Island School of Design, Girls Rock! Rhode Island, and Street Level Youth Media in Chicago. Asha holds a Ph.D. in Computer Music and Multimedia and an M.A. in Modern Culture and Media from Brown University, and is currently an Assistant Professor at Bates College in Maine, USA.



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LIVE AT PERTE DE SIGNAL [2018]

link to video

Audiovisual performance performed while in residence at Perte De Signal
Rustines|Lab - Résidence Recherche-Création - perte-de-signal.org
Many thanks to Robin Dupuis, Camille Montuelle, & Florence-Delphine Roux


photo by Annie Goh




CALLUS/REDUX [2016] 

label: Pan Y Rosas Discos | format: digital


REVIEWS: 
Vuhz Notable Netlabel Releases
Modern Folk Review
Something Else 





LIVE @ THE ICA BOSTON 
Park & Tamirisa Duo


MAY 28 2015 | recorded by Kevin Micka





OPENSIGNAL Compilation [2015]

format: CD

Tracklist:
1. Asha Tamirisa - givers gate 

2. Akiko Katakeyama - sustain

3. C.Park - sheep goat

4. Bevin Kelley / Blevin Blectum - the same cracks forming

5. wilted woman - G//ERG 

6. n0izmkr - Everything in Time 

7. Bridget Feral - QRDT







SOTO | Park & Tamirisa Duo 

2014 | label: private chronology | format: cassette & digital






OPENSIGNAL COMPILATION | 2014

format: vinyl - Printed at Gotta Groove Records

SIDE A
1. Asha Tamirisa - HUM

2. Wilted Woman - stilbowd
3. C. Park - EA4
4. Blevin Blectum - Conditioned Head


SIDE B
1. Claire Kwong - Anopia
2. Bridget Feral - want no house
3. Lucy Lewis - Portcullis
4. Akiko Hatakeyama - 漆黒 - shikkoku











& THE ARP2500 [2014]

format: digital
a playful and careful album made via excerpting improvisations with the ARP2500.


Premastering by Thomas Dimuzio