Invincible Vibrations II @ Synesthesia

Contributing a visual accompaniment with two bands, NurbStream and Plan 23, on a rooftop in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Saturday, Nov 7th 6-11pm Donation-Based TicketBecause of Covid, we have a limited number of Tickets.Suggested Donation $15-20https://www.eventbrite.com/e/127231702447 AddressBushwick Area ( close to M, J, L train)NOTE: You will get the address when you get a ticket from the…

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Dallas

I created the visual accompaniment to a set by modular synth musician Leisure Muffin (Michael Hopkins), titled, Dallas. Released by Serotonin Records as part of their Schmertronix series. My setup was entirely made from single recordings of slides and found objects, with motorized lens. 40 minutes.

Invincible Vibrations

Playing on a rooftop in Bushwick with Plan 23. Limiting this to 60 people for safe distancing. This is a MASSIVE rooftop, so masks and social distancing will be required. Ongoing journeys in sound and lightlive performances by: ●New York A/V InstituteBoris Naz – drum machine, synthesizersDJ Activphaze – turntables and samplesYana Davydova – guitarVJ…

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Isolation Nation

13 minute collaboration with Bradford Reed, Geoff Gersh, and myself. Breaking our solitude to remotely come together around the thoughts and ideas we’ve been stewing with.

OptoSonic [UnLock] (BYOTea)

Sunday April 26th 2020 3 – 11 pm EDT (15:00 – 23:00 NY time) https://nownetarts.org/serieshttps://parrishart.org/event/optosonic-unlock-byotea/https://www.facebook.com/events/232254724532098/ OptoSonic [UnLock] (BYOTea), a collaboration Between OptoSonic Tea, NowNet Arts and Parrish Art Museum, is a community collective, audio-visual live improvisation network event featuring over 60 live visual and live audio artists from around the world coming together from several…

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WARPER Party with Jaygo

Josh Goldberg and myself playing at WARPER party. Its been years since we’ve performed at WARPER. Josh played 16 years ago to date at the very first Warper party at the Delancy. The Deep End 1080 Wyckoff Ave, New York, New York 11385 MAP 8pm – 4am BACK ROOM VISUALS 8:00 – Primitive Heart 10:00…

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Bee Sharp Honeybee

An immersive journey through the secret life of bees.. featuring a string orchestra, live projections, and a live camera on a hive on site. Part of the Natimuck arts festival, Natifrinj, in Australia. Music composed and conducted by the amazing Rae Howell (Sunwrae). Projections by CJ. Bees by Mother Nature. Bee-Sharp Honeybee (the world premiere!)…

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Optosonic Tea at Parrish Museum

For this group performance, I set up a macro lens that recorded loops utilizing a pull focus, that were then layered repeatedly. The source material were hand-painted 35MM slides, plant clippings from the surrounding area, found-film, steel-wool, and polarized materials. Curated specifically for the Museum’s Platform series by OptoSonic Tea founders Ursula Scherrer and Katherine…

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NOUMENA: MUSIC OF THE SPHERES

Autumn Equinox Hosted by The Park Church Co-op and Creatrix Magazine Saturday at 6:30 PM – 11 PM The Park Church Co-op129 Russell St, Brooklyn, New York 11222 In celebrations of the AUTUMN EQUINOXmagic & shamanism seriesNOUMENA: MUSIC OF THE SPHERES Artists:PLAN 23 w Cjhttp://plan23.net/OHMSLICE w Cjhttp://ohmslice.net/ROOMTEMPERATUREhttps://soundcloud.com/roomtemperatureASTRALOOPhttps://soundcloud.com/astraloophttp://www.janaastanov.com/ULTRACULTURAL OTHERShttp://ultraculturalothers.ontrapages.com/JULIA SINELNIKOVAhttps://www.juliasinelnikova.com/ Since the 90s of XXc philosophers and art historians…

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Plan 23 at Mind Cosmologies

Performance with Plan 23 in a multi-projection gallery space. Lecture on Ayahuasca by Stanley Krippner Telepathy experiment and performance Produced by Steve Speers

Elevated Signals

Plan 23 with Cj 8pm – 1amSynesthesia Space47 Thames Street #306Brooklyn 112376$15 Elevated Signals is an evening of live electronic and experimental music – live sculpture – live painting – live video. Featuring artists from the 23 Windows Art Collective. Dedicated to the life, works and memory of Roky Erickson, true pioneer and martyr.  NURBSTREAM  electronic…

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The Sense of Noise Loft Party

May 11 Sat 6pm – 1am. Private loft concert with Plan 23. Projections off of mirror wheels with fog. 169 Spencer St. Brooklyn, NY 7pm Hisayasu Takashio – Live performance 8pm RoomTemperature9pm Naoki Iwakawa – Live performanceProject Kandata – Modular SynthAkio Mokuno – No input mixerN Heroux – Guitar electronic12am Plan 23 with Cj –…

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May the 4th & S&G loft w Mojo

Experimenting with space-windows, I cut out and hung foam core in window shapes. Mojo then mapped our space content to the foam core. This was in front of a black mesh at the stage front. This allowed us to let any spill light “disappear” behind the black scrim. Thanks Mojo! Mojo VideotechScorpio & Gemini Loft

Plushstatic w Plan 23 / Sofy

Performing with Plan 23 and special guest Sofy Yuditskaya. Plushstatic is a deep ambiant immersive music event in this new venue in Brooklyn. Our dear friends The Azerbaijan AV Club are on the bill as well. 9pm – 3am $20 (tickets) DEMOPLEX 109 Meserole StreetBrooklyn, NY, USA Note: Images above include both the Azerbaijan AV…

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Lumi Ciclo

Every evening from Dec. 2018 – January 2020, Lumi Ciclo converts a walking bridge into an abstract clock. Produced in conjunction with Totem Brooklyn, coding help by Ian Shelanskey. 51st Ave and 21st St, Queens, NY Press

Thee Worm Returns <•> BK Psychfest 1

SunnyvaleFriday, September 28, 2018 at 8 PM – 3 AM Featuring • Genesis P-Orridge (www.genesisporridge.com)with Special Guest: Wetware (https://wetware-nyc.bandcamp.com) • WILD TØR∇S (www.wildtor.us) – ALBUM RELEASE • Eartheater (www.eartheater.solar) • Timeghost • Octonomy (https://octonomy.bandcamp.com/) • ONISM (www.soundovonism.com) • Long Distance Poison (https://longdistancepoison.org) • Animals Against Humans(https://animalsagainsthumans.bandcamp.com) • Cami-Oh (https://soundcloud.com/mnnichminutes) ______________Video and illuminations__________________ • CJ (http://seej.net/)• Clau Perez 200 tickets only will be sold to this event! BUY TICKETS

Plan 23 at Holo

CANTICUM INTERR_PTUS PRESENTS DISTENDED INTERR_PTUS (CURATED BY DAVID LINTON) distENDed interr_ptus (DI)realtime sound and image performance  FEATURING 11:00 pmPLAN 23 (sound) & Chris Jordan (image)http://plan23.nethttp://seej.net 10:00 pmREG BLOOR (guitar)https://www.facebook.com/RegBloorOfficial/http://regbloor.com/ 9:15 pmGEOFF GERSH (guitar) & CHRISTOF KNOCHE (bass clarinet) 8:30 pmTHE BUNKER: Jess Rowland, Meg Schedel & Sofy Yuditskaya (sound)with special guest Ria Rajan’s (image)  8PM…

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Words on Steam

Working with Bob Holman, Sahar Muradi and Steve Zeitlin — we had an impromptu poetry event on steam at 63rd St. and Park Avenue in Manhattan. The PoeMobile’s last ride, with readings by: Kewulay Kamara, Nikhil Melnechuk, Annie Lanzillotto, Ké Kamara, Bob Holman, Steve Zeitlin, Sahar Muradi CAMERA/SOUND/EDITING Gretta Wilson Jake Rosenberg This was an…

The Mellish Show

Lovingly crafted projections for Mellish’s band in Philly. 

Candela

I helped create this installation for Andrew Ratcliff in Long Island City, Queens. This is year round permanent installation, turning on at sunset. Read more at Candela.nyc (photo by: Beyti Barbaros)

PEN Festival – Vigil for Truth, with City Lore

Projecting protest signs from recent demonstrations, onto white signs in front of Cooper Union. Bob Holman officiating, with poetry by Ani Difranco and Bob Holman. Pen America with City Lore outside Cooper Union from Chris Jay on Vimeo. Photos by Enki Andrews

Optosonic Tea at Pioneer Works

I created an installation for the 10 year anniversary of Optosonic Tea, at Pioneer Works in Red Hook. opto 10 time hd from Chris Jay on Vimeo. Photo Gallery (flickr)

Ab Uno Pluribus March 2017

Projections refracted off of eight separate mirrors were improvised on with three musicians for this regular audio video series. March 2017 session – 3/25/2017 – 7 PM EST – $10 Saturday @ The Three Jewels NYC 61 4th Ave, 3rd floor (btw E9th St. & E10th St.) New York, NY 10003 RANJIT BHATNAGAR [self-made instruments] RICHARD…

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Record Release – A Passage of Concrete

Ezekiel Honig’s new record, “A Passage of Concrete” release party, including Thomas Holdebrand and Borne. Joshue Ott and I contribute the lumens. 6pm – 9pm Gibney Dance Center, 280 Broadway 53A Chambers, Ground floor studio FB invite

Fat Friday Benefit

Sofy Yuditskaya and I rocked the projections for this annual benefit supporting activist legal defense lawyer Wylie Stecklow. This took place in the Lower East Side at Angel Orensanz. Fatfriday Benefit 2017 from Chris Jay on Vimeo. Photo by Stephen Olker

Visible Music at La Sala

I’ll be contributing to this event, VISIBLE MUSIC, an evening of video/audio collaborations at the old Monkeytown space in Williamsburg, now called La Sala.  • Sean Smith: If you remember Subtonic, you remember the great minimal techno group, Socks & Sandals.  Sean’s back in NYC and will be doing a solo set of bleeps and beats…

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A Long Day in a Bad Shirt

I helped with live video at Dixon Place for Jamie Leo‘s production “A Long Day in a Bad Shirt (Dispose of Properly)”.We use an iphone and a face-swap app, layered with Jamie’s designs and content. A Long Day in a Bad Shirt Dixon Place Wed Sept 7 7:30ET 161A Christie St NYC 10002

Performances at Laundry King in Livingston Manor

Zarah K (Lady Firefly) and myself provided projection accompaniment for an evening at the arts space, “Laundry King”, in Livingston Manor, NY. NFS – http://nfsband.tumblr.com/ Matt Werden – Pedal Steel Zarah Cabañas – Drums, Vocals GUESTS WvS – Synths, Drones Dok Gregory – Effects, moods http://acres.space/houseguest/ Plan 23 – http://plan23.net/

History and Future of Protein event projections

Studio Industries produced this event, where we time-travelled through the past, into the future of protein during an 8 course meal. My role was to create the projections surrounding the attendees, giving the impression of the different periods.   Future Market Dinner Series

Ω▽OHMSLICE

Projecting with Ω▽OSLICE at Soundance space in Williamsburg 281 North 7th Street (buzzer 7) Williamsburg, Brooklyn Beer and wine! Also on the bill is The Dream Lovers with slides by Dan Efram, Vanessa Paige (dance), and more.

Psychedelic Immersion Theater

Part of CREATIVE TECH WEEK – FRI, May 6th, 9pm – 2am Brainwaves modulate live sound & video in real-time. As part of Creative Tech Week New York’s sonic explorations group PLAN 23 presents: “PSYCHEDELIC IMMERSION THEATER” – an extended, immersive, audio-visual experience. During the performance electrode sensors will measure the musicians’ brainwaves in real-time,…

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Ohmslice at La MaMa

Playing with Ohmslice at La MaMa, 8pm doors, 9pm show. Tickets $10

Reflections at Cadence 23

Interactive installation at Cadence 23, a warehouse space in Queens. This is a reflecting pool of waves across a triangle screen, where visitors are welcome to interact with the water, creating patterns of light and movement. The installation is part of the group art/performance month titled “Cadence 23”. Facebook info Cadence 23 is a convergence…

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Synthesis RGB

a celebration of music, movement, and visual art Short set with Socks & Sandals at this event. Remember Monkeytown?  Their space was the best venue in town for projection art, and losing it was a real NYC-breaks-your-hearts moment.  But it’s back! Cantina Royal, the restaurant serving executive chef Julio MM’s unique interpretations of Mexican cuisine,…

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Timelapse Workshop at the LES Ecology Center (Gowanus warehouse)

I lead a workshop on recording a timelapse with the Canon Powershot point and shoot. The Gowanus E-waste Warehouse gave out Canon Powershots to everyone that attended. 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the Gowanus Warehouse 469 President St Brooklyn, NY 11215 FREE