TAM ACTIVATED will feature performing artists and ensembles expanding the boundaries of music, dance and theater.
Organized by Daniel Rothman in conjunction with the Torrance Art Museum.


This year's program includes:

  • Matt Barbier
    Sunday 12/10/17 from 2-6pm
  • Sean Griffin
    Opera Povera composer/director
    Saturday 4/14/18 from 3pm
  • Milka Djordjevich
    Sunday 8/5/18
  • Southland Ensemble
    Contemporary chamber ensemble

Matt Barbier

Sunday 12/10/17 from 2-6pm

Matt Barbier is an LA based trombonist and composer focused on experimental intonation, noise, and the physical processes of his instrument. He teaches at CalArts and LACC.


Sean Griffin

Saturday 4/14/18 starting at 3pm

Native Los Angeles composer and director Sean Griffin’s performance and musical works are animated by dense rhythmic structuring and improvisation. 


Milka Djordjevich

Sunday 8/5/18

Milka Djordjevich is a dance artist motivated by a desire to blur the distinction between ‘dance’ and ‘non-dance’ by attempting to un-choreograph choreography and choreograph spontaneity. 


Southland Ensemble

Program date TBA

Formed in 2013, Southland Ensemble is contemporary chamber ensemble dedicated to the interpretation and performance of experimental music.