Lucas Artists Fellow

  • RESIDENCY DATES : Oct 1st 2014 to Oct 20th 2014
  • PRACTICE : Musician/Composer
  • FROM : India
  • TWITTER : @sandunesmusic
  • MEMBER OF OneBeat 2014

Sanaya Ardeshir (a.k.a. Sandunes) is a Mumbai-based producer, activist, composer & synth player. Blending elements of jazz, dubstep and London electronica with South Asian influences, Sandunes' futuristic sounds have caught the ear of global tastemakers including Rolling Stone, Vogue, VH1 India and GQ. She has toured internationally, performing at major festivals across South Asia and Europe. In addition to her solo work, Sandunes plays synth in the acclaimed electro-rock outfit Dualist Inquiry Band alongside Sahej Bakshi and Jivraj Singh. In 2013, Sandunes released "Ever Bridge," an innovative multi-media collaboration graphic and 3D artists. Recently, her work was profiled in Red Bull Music Academy's prestigious Bedroom Producers series.