Atelier Dyakova is a visual communication studio based in London. The atelier specialises in art direction and design for creative brands. We collaborate with a wide range of clients in the cultural and commercial sectors to produce brand identities, publications, websites, packaging, and spatial design among others.

Our approach is firmly rooted in conceptual and typographic experimentation. We are passionate about materials, tactility and attention to detail. Our team of experienced designers focus on the client’s needs and develops each project responsively by sharing a commitment to creating beautiful and meaningful work.

We specialise in:

Brand identity design
Editorial design
Photography & art direction
Website design
Printed and digital marketing
Graphics for social media
Animated graphics
Social media visual strategy
Brand strategy
Packaging design and production
Bespoke typography design
Exhibition graphics and signage
Advertising campaign


Sonya Dyakova founded Atelier Dyakova in 2014. Before founding the studio, Sonya was responsible for the re-design of Frieze magazine as well as the design & art direction of Frieze Masters publication. In 2011, she received a Grand Prix from the Tokyo Type Directors Club and was a member of AGI, the Alliance Graphique Internationale, from 2014 to 2022. Sonya worked with the iconic British designer Alan Fletcher at Phaidon Press. As a design director, she was responsible for the design of books ranging from contemporary art and design to architecture and photography.

Gabriella Voyias, designer
Tom Baber, designer
Jonas Berthod, designer and studio manager
Marta Fernandez Canut, studio manager
Ben Greehy, designer