Sayoko Osada


Belief //


Environment is worth a million words.


Experience //

Sayoko Osada Studio
(05.2019 - present)
Clients: HYPEBEAST

Freelance Experiential Designer/ Art Director

(03.2018 - 03.2019)
Clients: American Express, Twitter, SPG, HBO, Netflix, Pop-Tarts
Agency Partners: Giant Spoon, NA Collective, RadicalMedia, Condé Nast, Magnetic

Bureau Betak
Design Lead (12.2017 - 02.2018)
Clients: Proenza Schouler, Kate Spade

Team Epiphany
Art Director/ Experiential Design Lead (06.2014 - 12.2017) Clients: Nike, Google, HBO, Heineken, Sabra, Kiehl’s, Warner Music Group, Moët, JBL, etc.



Awards //

VMSD 2017 Designer Dozen Award
(Selected as one of 12 up-and-coming retail environments designers under age 35.  link to article)

2017 The Ex Award Best Pop-up Retail Winner
(Nike Brahaus at Team Epiphany)

CLIO Fashion-Beauty 2016: Silver
(Nike Thermasphere at Team Epiphany)

BIZBASH Event Style Award 2016
Best Product Launch Winner
(Nike Thermasphere at Team Epiphany)

Event Marketer Experience Design Award 2015
Best Overall Consumer Event Environment Winner
(Nike Thermasphere at Team Epiphany)

Heineken National Distributors Conference 2015
Best Trade Show Booth Design
(Heineken NDC at Team Epiphany)


Education //


University of Cincinnati
BS Architecture

General Assembly
User Experience Design