Kiasmos at Sónar Festival 2016Back to the list
Directors: Fabrice Castanier
Producer: Les Films Jack Fébus
Coproducers: France Télévisions & Culturebox
Language: Live concert
Country of Production: France
Kiasmos is a duo consisting of Olafur Arnalds and Janus Rasmussen. One is famous for his blend of piano and electronic, the other for being part of the electro-pop band, Bloodgroup. They pool their talents in Kiasmos to explore minimalism and the experimental.
Kiasmos is the meeting of Icelander, Olafur Arnalds, known for his piano compositions mixed with electronic and Feroien Janus Rasmussen, a member of the electro-pop band, Bloodgroup. Founded in 2014, their collaboration was sealed with the release of a first, eponymous album in the same year. Kiasmos puts a premium on minimalism and experimental compositions with the objective of exploring electronic sound.