Swiss Indian Network of Experimental Music and Sound (SINEMS) is a residency and exchange program for Indian and Swiss artists and researchers who specialise in scientific and artistic research in sound technology and studies, experimental music and sound art. SINEMS will nurture experimental sound and music practice between India and Switzerland.


SINEMS is supported by Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia under the "To-Gather" grant. The following institutions in India and Switzerland are a part of the network.



  • Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia

  • Institute for Computer Music and Sound Technology (ICST) / ZHdK - Zurich University of the Arts

  • The International Media Music and Sound Arts Network in Education (IMMSANE)

  • Openlab / Sonic Matter