projects and collaborations

text-based

diastic machine

//diastic machine - Jackson Mac Low function diastic(seed, words){ var phrase = ""; var currentWord = 0; for (var i = 0; i < seed.length; i++) { var c = seed.charAt(i); //javascript string object for (var j = 0; j < words.length; j++){ if (words[j].charAt(i) == c){ phrase += words[j]; phrase += " "; currentWord = j + 1; break; } } } return phrase; } var srctxt; var words; function preload(){ srctxt = loadStrings('bible.txt'); } function setup(){ noCanvas(); srctxt = join(srctxt, ' '); words = splitTokens(srctxt, ' ,!.?'); var seed = select("#seed"); var submit = select("#submit"); submit.mousePressed(function(){ var phrase = diastic(seed.value(), words); createP(phrase); }); }

Autoportrait


autoportrait was: cosima friessen (vocals and keyboards), jason doell (guitars and keyboards), david lush (vocals, guitars, keyboards, drum machines), ali sunderji (bass guitar)

 

Parkdale film and video showcase


 

Jason Doell live performance w/ Dieter Engels' "The Big Step". Parkdale Film & Video Showcase, 2014. With generous support from the Ontario Arts Council and the City of Toronto via the Toronto Arts Council. Special thanks to the House on Fuller Ave for supplying us with electrical power for this event.

Track: Untitled, Jason Doell, recorded live at the Rhino, at our installation launch, August 8th, 2015 http://www.parkdaleshowcase.ca Installations by: Sagacity/Critical Infrastructure, Brian Kent Gotro, Lisa Conway, Andrew Collins, Julieta Maria, Izabella Pruska-Oldenhof, and Sandra Gregson. All installations were on view in the village of Parkdale between August 8th and the 16th, 2015 for the annual Parkdale Film & Video Showcase.

Sad.John.Low


plunderphonics-esque live performance using homemade pure data patches to manipulate one recording of a well known song.

Engloutie performed live May 29, 2016 with ∆TENT (Jane Wood - piano, Hiroki Tsurumoto - clarinet, Jason Doell - plunderphonics).

Make the World featured on the Feast in the East 5th Anniversary Cookbook


les heures



Nidus


INVISIBLE OUT


invisible out live at the burdock as part of the tone festival and the music gallery's departures series. june 15, 2017 - recorded by joe strutt.


invisible out with sean ali at downtown music gallery new york august 7th, 2016

 

Sound Installation (two phones, two tablets, two speakers)

past performances

2016.01.30 Duration & Dialogue Performance Art Festival/Symposium, Katzman Contemporary, Toronto, Canada


faster xmas show at array music december 20th, 2016

XPJP is Xuan Ye and Jason Doell.