Aïsha Devi

Born by the Swiss alps with Himalayan heritage, Aïsha Devi is a musician and artist currently based in Berlin. In 2013 Devi co-founded Danse Noire, a label collective supporting insurrectional electronic music, Her debut album 'Of Matter And Spirit', a significant sonic statement rich in political and philosophical subtext, was followed by ‘DNA Feelings’ and ‘S.L.F’, all on London’s Houdstooth label.

The process led her to collaborating with Chinese visual artist Tianzhuo Chen on videos, as well as performances together with the Asian Dope Boys, most notably at The Barbican and The Broad museum. With her mesmeric digital mantras and a captivating stage presence she’s bowled over crowds at Primavera, Mutek, Unsound, Boiler Room and countless festivals and venues across the world. She is one of the winners of the 2020 Swiss Music Prize.

Photo: Emile Barret
Photo: Emile Barret