Michael Drews is an artist that works with sound, video and live performance. His work explores our unconscious connection to genre archetypes and sonic and visual memes. Drews is a member of the multimedia performance groups Big Robot and MANA2. Performances of Drews’ work have been featured at the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Musicacoustica-Beijing, NYC Electronic Music Festival, Toronto International Electroacoustic Symposium, Cinesonika International Film Festival and throughout United States and abroad. Drews holds degrees from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (D.M.A.), Cleveland State University (M.MUS.) and Kent State University (B.A.). He resides with his family in Indianapolis and is Associate Professor of Music at Indiana University-Indianapolis (IUPUI).