Jonas H. Sjøvaag is a drummer, composer and artist.
As a musician Sjøvaag is part of the Norwegian contemporary jazz outfit Eple Trio, composing and playing the drums. He also plays with Arild Andersen (duo, new album out autumn 2015), and with Karl Seglem's Acoustic Quartet. Other projects include the almost mythical Navyelectre, and the soothing electronic sounds of mattisogjonas.
As a visual artist, Sjøvaag is represented internationally by Saatchi Art. His artworks are often graphical rearrangements of classical figurative compositions, using various digital techniques to achieve his goal. They are also often quite large, and printed on glass, aluminium or wood.
In music, Sjøvaag is a drummer and composer for various bands, touring Asia and Europe regularly, focusing mainly on traditional and jazz music, fused into each other trying to create new sounds on familiar structures.