Ross Karre (b.1983) is a percussionist and temporal artist based in San Diego, CA. He works with a variety of practices ranging from contemporary classical music to experimental multimedia performance incorporating video, sound, lighting, and theatre. He attended Oberlin Conservatory (B.M. 2005) and UCSD (DMA 2009). He has worked extensively with Steven Schick and red fish blue fish. He co-founded the percussion group EnsembleXII under the direction of Pierre Boulez in Lucerne, Switzerland. He has performed all over the world in venues such as Carnegie Hall (NYC), the National Gallery of Art (DC), and Disney Hall (LA). He works as a freelance artist and musician as he pursues a second terminal degree (MFA Visual Arts) at UCSD.