Jace Clayton is an artist based in New York, also known for his work as DJ /rupture. He is currently writing a book on music for FSG. His most recent project, Enkutatash እንቁጣጣሽ, debuted in Washington D.C. on September 11th, the Ethiopian New Year (Ethiopia uses its own calendar system), and featured a choir singing a musical rendition of the Homeland Security color-coded Threat Level changes superimposed with modified East African harvest songs for lute and voice.

In October & November, Clayton will give talks at Art Center (LA), Cooper Union, Union Docs (NYC), Toronto, and Hong Kong. His evening-length piece The Julius Eastman Memorial Dinner will be performed at REDCAT in Los Angeles and the Avant X Festival in Toronto.