Sagi Haviv is a partner and designer at Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv
. He is responsible for more than 40 identity programs, including those for the Library of Congress, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, CFA Institute, Harvard University Press, Conservation International, Women’s World Banking and Armani Exchange. Sagi designed the award-winning animation “Logomotion,” a ten-minute tribute to the firm’s famous trademarks that introduced a new approach to showcasing their portfolio. Sagi’s other motion graphics work includes the opening sequence for the Emmy Award–winning PBS documentary series, Carrier
, and the closing performance at Alicia Keys’ 2009 Keep A Child Alive Benefit. Sagi joined the firm in 2003 after graduating from The Cooper Union School of Art. He teaches visual identity design at The School of Visual Arts in New York City. He is co-author of Identify: Basic Principles of Identity Design in the Iconic Trademarks of Chermayeff & Geismar
(Print Publishers, 2011).He is conducting a roundtable at “Head, Heart, Hand: AIGA Design Conference
” in October 2013 in Minneapolis.