Jocelyn Robert


Jocelyn Robert is a multidisciplinary artist living and working in QuĂ©bec City. He works in music, audio art, computer art, performance, installation, video and writing. His visual and video work has been shown internationally and his sound works have been published on more than 30 cds. His texts can be found in books at Le Quartanier (MontrĂ©al), Ohm Éditions (QuĂ©bec), Errant Bodies Press (Los Angeles), Semiotext(e) (New York), and in a number of art catalogues. Many texts have been written on his art, and two solo catalogues have been published, one by Galerie de l’UQAM and one by Centre Vox. He is involved in art activism at different levels. Amongst other undertakings, he founded that audio and electronic arts centre Avatar and took part in the foundation of the Meduse co-operative. He taught at Mills College (Oakland, California), at UniversitĂ© du QuĂ©bec Ă  MontrĂ©al and at École d’arts visuels et mĂ©diatiques de l’UniversitĂ© Laval, where he was Director from 2012 to 2017.







Books & Ephemera

Artist Orange

Just as a performance artist uses their body as their medium, this is a fragrance composed entirely of the orange tree: fruit, leaves, bark, roots, and flowers. Artist Orange performs itself.

Top Notes

neroli, blood orange

Middle Notes

fresh orange juice, petit grain

Base Notes

orange twig, orange seed