artist

jason_listening_crop Jason Ponce is an award-winning intermedia artist, composer, and interactive arts researcher. He brings elements of design, engineering, and scientific inquiry to his creative work, which ranges from music, interactive sound and video installation, real-time sound and video processing, multi-channel audio spatialization, instrument-building, and performance.

Jason has been active in the experimental music scenes in NYC, Berlin, Los Angeles, and San Diego, and has worked closely with many prominent figures in contemporary art and music, including multiple Pulitzer Prize, Macarthur Award, and Grammy Award recipients. Past and recent collaborators include John Luther Adams, Roger Reynolds, Susan Narucki, Nam June Paik (estate), Terry Allen, Pauline Oliveros, Miller Puckette, and George Lewis.

His creative work has been presented throughout the United States and Europe, and during artist residencies at: the Studio for Electro-Instrumental Music (Netherlands), Studio für elektroakustische Musik (Bauhaus Universität, Germany), KW Institute for Contemporary Art (Berlin), Issue Project Room (NYC), the Center for New Music and Audio Technologies (Berkeley), Stanford University, and High Concept Laboratories (Chicago).

Jason is also founder and director of interactive design org Eidetic, which develops custom hardware and software tools for electroacoustic performance, interactive installation, and realtime multimedia for stage and theater.

Contact jason at emptyset dot org.