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

Our approach is firmly rooted in conceptual and typographic experimentation. We are passionate about materials, tactility and attention to detail. The studio’s creative work stems from in-depth research and commitment to creating unique, meaningful, and memorable work.


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


Sonya Dyakova founded Atelier Dyakova in 2014. Before starting her practice, Sonya was responsible for the re-design of Frieze magazine and 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 culinary arts, architecture and photography.

Tom Baber, designer
George Haughton, designer
Scarlet Evans, designer
Marta Fernandez Canut, studio manager
Archie Anderson, intern

We are always happy to hear from creative mid and senior designers. Please email your CV and portfolio to info@atelierdyakova.com