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Ayumi Sawa is a music composer and audio-visual creator, who has been working internationally on various art projects, films and performances. She is currently based in London.

Audio-Visual Performances

  • 2016 "DADA x Kurage-Dou" Opening, London, UK (Live Music Performance)

  • 2014 “Nullius in Verba III” by Jarek Piotrowski, Funtimes, London, UK (Live Music Performance)

  • 2014 “Icecream Boy” by Onkalo (Jarek Piotrowski, Ayumi Sawa), The Yeard Theatre, London, UK (Audio-Visual Performance)

  • 2012 “Soft Machine” by Jarek Piotrowski, Galerie8, London, UK (Audio-Visual Performance)

  • 2012 “Second Skin” by Ayuko Sugiura, WW Gallery, London, UK (Sound Designer)

  • 2009 "Live Shower", IB Music, Tokyo, Japan (Live Music Performance)


Video Works & Music Composition

  • 2016 "Daddy Hole" by Paul Noble - Computer Game, UK (Sound Design)

  • 2016 "Punch Drunk" by Onkalo - Short Animation, Byalistock, Poland (Co-Director, Sound Design, Editor)

  • 2015 "IDIOT" by Onkalo - Short Animation, London, UK (Co-Director, Sound Design, Editor)

  • 2015 "Kurage-Dou - East London Design Store" - PV, UK (Score Composer, Editor)

  • 2014 “Nullius in Verba” series - Video Works as Onkalo, London, UK (Sound Design, Editor)

  • 2014 "Icecream Boy" by Onkalo - Animation Short Film, London, UK (Original Score Composer, Co-Director)

  • 2012 “Soft Machine” Trailer by Jarek Piotrowski, Galerie8, London, UK (Score Composer, Editor)


Commercial / PV Sound Design
  • 2014 "Montblanc - Pelletteria (Behind the Scenes)" - PV, Germany (Sound Design)

  • 2013 “Junkies On A Budget - SATORI” - Feature film, Distillery GmbH, Germany (Original Score Composer, Sound Design)

  • 2012 “The Black Box Project - Mega City Culture”, Documentary, Iggesund Paperboard, Sweden (Sound Design)

  • 2012 “Junkies On A Budget (JOB)“ - Feature film, Distillery GmbH, Germany (Sound Design)

  • 2012 “Glass-I” - Theatrical trailer, Glass GmbH, Germany (Sound Design)

  • 2012 “The Black Box Project - Pandra’s Box”, Documentary, Iggesund Paperboard, Sweden (Sound Design)

  • 2011 “TTR” - Opening footage, World Snowboard Tour (Sound Design)

  • 2011 “The Black Box Project - Still Life in a Circle”, Documentary, Iggesund Paper board, Sweden (Sound Design)


Graphic Design

  • 2017 Catalogue "JAREK PIOTROWSKI" (Graphic Design)

  • 2016 Catalogue "Kurage-Dou" (Graphic Design)

  • 2015 Catalogue "Jarek Piotrowski - Selected Works 2012 - 2015" (Graphic Design)

  • 2014 Poster Design "Nullius in Verba" by Jarek Piortowski (Graphic Design)


Other Works

  • 2012 “Sunny” - Comic by Taiyo Matsumoto, VIZ Media, USA (Assistant Translator)

  • 2009 “First Squad” - Animation feature film, Studio 4℃/Molot, Russia/Japan/Canada (International Coordinator)


Project Related Awards

"The Black Box Project"
2014 - German Design Awards
2013 - Media Stars Awards (Gold)

"Junkies on the Budget - In Space"
2012 - Best European Film and Coup de Coeur awards, International Free Ski Film Festival

"First Squad - The Moment of the Truth"
2009 - Best Animated Feature Film, Asia Pacific Screen Award
2009 - Kommersant Weekend Prize, Moscow International Film Festival

Ayumi Sawa