Martin Pohlmann is an award-winning designer from Germany based in Chicago. He currently works at Ogilvy 485 where he specializes in brand identities and design systems. Clients include Audi, City of Chicago, IBM, TD Bank, and Modelo.

Along with his work in identity systems, he has also designed numerous typefaces and publications. His work has been featured on AdAge, AIGA, Communication Arts, GDUSA, and The One Club.


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Ogilvy Brand Evolution
B
rand Identity, 2021

LIGA

Ligature X
Exhibition design, 2020

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Trustee Scholar Awards
Art direction, 2019

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Time Life: Early Man
Book design, 2019

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Weber Grill Finder
Website, 2018

Ogilvy 485
Designer
Chicago, IL
December 2020 
– Present

Ringling Design Center
Designer/Art Director
Sarasota, FL
November 2018 – June 2020

Ogilvy 485
Design Intern
Chicago, IL
June 2019 – August 2019

Fuenfwerken
Design Intern
Berlin, Germany
May 2018 – July 2018

Brandship
Design Intern
Hamburg, Germany
May 2017 – July 2017

MBLM
Design Intern
New York, NY
June 2016 – July 2016

Omnia Media
Freelance Designer
Los Angeles, CA
October 2014 – June 2016

Disciplines
Advertising
Art direction
Brand identity
Brand strategy
Editorial design
Printed matter
Type design
UI/UX


Recognition
ADDY Awards
Adobe Design Awards
AIGA
Best of Ringling
Brand New
Communication Arts
Graphic Design USA
Ringling Trustee Scholar Awards
The One Club for Creativity
Young Ones

© 2021 Martin Pohlmann

General inquiries
martin@pohlmann.design


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