bio

jun mizumachi

sound design

Education:

          Keio University, Tokyo, Japan. Bachelor of Arts, Political Science

          New York University, New York. Language Studies

          New School of Social Research, New York. Photography & Philosophy


Sound Installations:

          1987 "Exterminating Angel" at Documenta 8 Kassel, Germany

          2004 "World War 2 Japanese Invasion" at History wing of Singapore Museum, Singapore

          2014  "Wearing Cities" at NYCxDESIGN New York

          2014 "Wearing Cities" at Eunhwa's showroom, Paris, France


Live Performance:

          2007-2016  Digital Universe at Hayden Planetarium of The American Museum of Natural History

          2007-2016  Experimental music group GNAW at various venues

          2014 "School's Public Performance in a not Public Space" at New School for Social Research

          2014 "ONKOCHISHIN"  at Amoros Performance Studio, NYC

          2014 "Story of You" with at HB Studios, NYC

          2016 "36 Hours Display" at Hotel Particulier, NYC


Films & Videos:

          1984 "Blood Simple" with Joel Coen

          1985 "After Hours" with Martin Scorsese

          1987 "Arena Brain" with Robert Longo

          1987 "Raising Arizona" with Joel Coen

          1991 Steven King's "Golden Years"

          2002 "The Life" with Roland Hudson

          2003 "Cycle" with Minh Chieu

          2004 "Resurrection" with Mitchell Lichtenstein

          2005 "The Resurrection Apprentice" with Glenn McQaid

          2008 "Three" with Sascha Just

          2009 "This is Ben" with Mark Potts

          2009 "The Interruption" with Christopher Theokas

          2010 "The Trip" with Sascha Just

          2013 "Trace of Locations" with Yngvild Rolland

          2016 "Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405" with Frank Stiefe - Acadamy Award for Best Documentary Short 2018

          2017 "Rope" with Yasmine Kabir                      


Lectures & Speeches:

          2003 "Sounds for Computer Graphics" at School of Visual Art

          2008 "Electro Acoustic Music & Sound Design" at New York University

          2010 "Sound Art & Sound Design" at  Wells College in Aurora, New York

          2011 "Sound Design for TV commercial" at JWT Ad Agency

          2011 "Sound Design for Moving Images" at A&E TV station

          2013 "Sound Design for Films" at AES Audio Engineering  Society


Presentation/Demonstration at Conferences:

          2005 ICMC- Computer Music Conference in Barcelona, Spain

          2008 EMS Music Concrete 60 years later Paris, France

          2011 Symposium: Technology and Aesthetics in Oslo, Norway

          2012 ICMC in Ljubljana, Slovenia

          2012 XIX CIM-Colloquium on Music Informatics in Trieste, Italy

          2013 EMS- Electroacoustic Music Studies in Lisbon, Portogal

          2014 EMS Berlin, Germany

          2015 EMS Sheffield, England

          2016 ICMC Utrecht, The Netherlands


Occupations:

          1996-1999 Crew Cuts as Sound Designer

          1999-2003 Howard Schwartz Recording as Sound Designer

          2003-2007 Tonic as Sound Designer

          2007-2016 Cut & Run/Cuttingroom as Sound Designer


Awards:    

          Emmy's, Clio's and Golden Lion's at Cannes

             2018 Acadamy Award for Best Documentary Short for "Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405" with Frank Stiefe -