Wladimir Marnich was born in Chile, and studied graphic design at Swinburne University in Melbourne, Australia. After graduating in 1992, he worked for several design studios, but primarily for Brian Sadgrove and Associates.
In 1995 he moved to Europe. In Barcelona he spent a short time freelancing before moving to Madrid to work for El País’ weekly supplement Tentaciones. In late 1996 he left Spain and moved to London where he joined FutureBrand, becoming an associate director in 1998.
In 1999 he moved back to Barcelona to join branding specialist Summa. After five years as Design Director, he decided to leave and start his own design practice.
Wladimir has been a member of the Jury in some of the main international design competitions such as D&AD, ISTD (International Society of Typographic Designers), Art Directos Club of Europe and Laus.
He teaches regularly at IED (Istituto Europeo di Design) and at Elisava Design School in Barcelona and has also collaborated with the Politecnico di Torino in Italy.