Born in Scotland and based in Berlin, Leigh is the artist, owner and creative director of the internationally renowned Design Studio flora&faunavisions, specializing in video design, stage installations, artistic direction and multimedia design for live music, theatre and opera performances, fashion shows and corporate events.
The company designs for International clients like Diesel, Boss, Olympus, Telecom, Tui Crusies, Audmars Piquet and many more.
In the arts, she has worked with the Berlin Philharmonic, Bregenz Festival, Royal Opera House, ENO, Lithuanian National Opera, San Francisco Opera, Reignwood Theatre Beijing and the Walker Arts Centre, among others.
As the creative director of flora&faunavisions she has worked with bands and artists all over the world. 2015 saw her creating the international live content for the German DJ Solomun, showcasing all season in Ibiza and abroad.
As an artist she is the Artistic director of the Perspective Playground exhibition which premiered at Palais de Tokyo in Paris, her new installation INSIDEOUT has been shown in many countries across Europe.
In addition with flora&faunavisions Sachwitz received several design awards, like best exhibition design for the Photography Playground exhibition which was visited by 150 000 visitors, and has recently been published in magazines like Freize and on platforms like The Cool Hunter.
Previous work with Chen Shi-Zheng includes A Chinese Home (Sydney Festival), La Traviata (Vilnius), L’incoronazione di Poppea (ENO), Kronos Quartett (Tour) The Hegemon King Says Farewell to his Queen (Beijing), The Bonesetter’s Daughter (San Francisco), Miss Fortune (Bregenz/ London) and Double it (New York/ China).