Jasmine Guffond is a sound artist and composer from Sydney, Australia, living and working in Berlin, Germany. She has performed live internationally, exhibited sound installations and recorded music for CD and 12inch vinyl releases with the Sigma Editions, Staubgold, Monika Enterprise and Sonic Pieces labels.
Focused on working in site specific contexts and exploring new environments for music and sound performance, her recent projects were interventions that employed digital technologies, sonification and the aesthetisation of data as a means of generating discussion around contemporary surveillance technologies as well as producing experimental audio works.
Jasmine studied sound design for film at the Australian, Film, Television and Radio School in Sydney and has just completed the Sound Studies, master in arts program at the Universität der Künste, Berlin. She has worked as a sound designer for feature films in the Australian film industry, contributed music to film soundtracks and theatre, and works as a live sound engineer. She will be co-teaching the 2015 summer semester seminar, ‘Sound, Art, Technology-poesis’ at the Universtität der Künste, Berlin.
Currently based: Berlin, Germany