The 2020 Russian Federation’s pavilion features two sounds-related projects, respectively by Vladmir Rannev and Pavel Milyakov (aka Buttechno).

Vladmir Rannev is a composer specialized in acoustic and electroacoustic music. For the Russian Federation’s pavilion, he will be working on a sonic image for the institution. Collaborating with Mikhail Maximov (one of the contributors to this year’s Russian pavilion), Rannev is also realizing the soundtrack for a gaming platform that will be on at the beginning of June.

Pavel Milyakov (aka Buttechno) is a Moscow based sound artist, internationally known for his brilliant take on dance music and his avant-garde ambient work. Milyakov will give an experimental audiovisual performance which will be livestreamed on