Sachi Patil is a Graphic Designer and Illustrator from
Bombay currently based in London. She is interested
in design, research, illustration, typography, publication
design, data mapping and art direction. Passionate about sustainability and environment, her work approaches
design at the intersection of research and emotion. She
tries to create work which connects and questions her
audience while inquiring the same questions from within.

She is currently pursuing her MA in Graphic Communication
Design from Central Saint Martins, London. WIP of her ongoing thesis can be found at

︎ @sachipatil95


︎ Central Saint Martins, London, United Kingdom | 2019–2021
MA Graphic Communication Design

︎ Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bangalore, India | 2013-2017

Bachelor in Design, Visual Communication and Strategic Branding

Professional Experience

︎ Joya–Art for Environment, Spain

Residency, 2021–

Upcoming residency to explore concerns that define the debris of the 21st century.

︎ University of the Arts, London, United Kingdom

Sustainability Intern

December 2019 - March 2021

Conducting surveys and research about the students’ perspectives on sustainability at UAL and their personal practices.

︎ Please See, Mumbai, India

Graphic Designer

February 2019 - July 2019 

Research and strategy to build physical and social interactive experiences for various food and beverage brands. Communicated directly with client executives and provided creative direction.

︎ Immense Festival, Aarhus, Denmark


December 2019–March 2020

Illustrated a set of graphics for the festival's identity for the year 2021.

︎ Umbrella Design, Mumbai, India

Art Director  
November 2017 - October 2018
Worked collaboratively with a team of designers on branding, illustration, art direction, space design and campaigns.

︎ WAO Festival, Italy
Official Illustrator
August 2017 - March 2018
Official Illustrator for the music and arts culture festival held in Italy.

︎ Book Design Workshop, Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bangalore, IndiaMarch 2017
Conducted a short book design workshop under the guidance of faculty/mentor, for a class.

︎ Animal Advertising, New Delhi, India
Graphic Design Intern  
Summer 2016
Worked under a team of graphic designers and
3-D designers on a range of projects including Illustration, App Design, Merchandise Design, Advertisements.

Awards and Recognition

︎ Kyoorius Design Awards, 2018
Winner in Graphic Design, for Cartomancy - a project completed while working at Umbrella Design

︎ Kyoorius Design Awards, 2018
In-Book Winner in Branding and Identity, for Cartomancy - a project completed while working at Umbrella Design

︎ Behance Curated Galleries of Student Show and Motion Design, 2017
Hidden Geometry in Nature - Thesis Project featured in Behance Curated Gallery of Student Show and Motion Design


︎ Best Indian Illustrators–Creative Gaga
Fetaured in the Best Indian Illustrators Annual publication for the year 2020.

︎ Homegrown–Interview, 2018
Indians Who Radically Reduced The Amount Of Trash They Create