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    Befawara is a jazzproject from the city of Bergen in Norway. It is a jazz quartet consisting of musicians from the Grieg-academy in Bergen and th… Read More
    Befawara is a jazzproject from the city of Bergen in Norway. It is a jazz quartet consisting of musicians from the Grieg-academy in Bergen and the University of Cape town in South-Africa. Their music focus on improvisation and interaction. This creates a exploratory, energetic and melodic sound. The music is in constant development and they trying to break free from individual norms within form, harmony and defining roles. In the autumn of 2015 they received school funding to do a tour, and I got to create the tour-identity for the jazzband. Inspired by their sound, and creative vision, I wanted to visually communicate what Befawara creates through sound. With simple forms, I created a designelement from the letters in the bandname. The designelement is the main focus in the identity. It shows random movement but in a structured set-up, with purpose, just as their music. Read Less
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Befawara is a jazz project from the city of Bergen in Norway. It is a quartet consisting of musicians from the Grieg-academy in Bergen and the University of Cape Town in South-Africa. 
 
Their music focus on improvisation and interaction. This creates a exploratory, energetic and melodic sound. The music is in constant development and they focus on breaking free from individual norms within form, harmony and defining roles. In the autumn of 2015 they went on a tour, and I created the tour-identity for the jazz band. 
 
 
Inspired by their sound, and creative vision, I wanted to visually communicate what Befawara creates through sound.
With simple forms, I created a design element from the letters in the band name. The Identity is constructed around this design element, which is the main focus of expression. It shows random movement but in a structured set-up, with purpose, just as with their music.