Andrew Blanton is a percussionist, media artist, and educator. His work is fundamentally transdisciplinary, combining classical percussion, new media art, and creative coding to create real time sonic and visual instruments. He is currently Assistant Professor of Digital Media Art at San José State University in the CADRE media lab. He has performed and presented his work around the world. His work has been shown in the Google Cultural Lab in Paris, The University of Brasilia, PUCRio, OT301 Amsterdam, and McGill University Montreal as a part of the Transplanted Roots Percussion Symposium.