Buildings and Food
Stretched to Our Thoughts
The Shape of Ossington
Swimming in Denton
Jen K. Wilson, aka Buildings and Food, is an independent Canadian electronic music recording artist. Her work incorporates multiple genres including electropop, experimental, IDM, downtempo, glitch and ambient music.
Jen is a classically trained pianist, visual artist and self-taught multi-instrumentalist who began her career in the late 1990's in Toronto playing guitar, keys and drums with various alternative indie rock outfits and later embarked on a visual arts career, relocating to Ottawa and winning several project grants for her work. Her return to Toronto marked a return to music making and she released her debut solo album Quick Beat Save in November 2018 under the moniker Buildings and Food. The album received glowing reviews and enjoyed multiple chart appearances in Canada and the U.S., earning a spot on several Best of 2018 lists.
Buildings and Food's sophomore album, Up Down Strange Charm, was released in September 2020.