Kasher Visual Communication is a multi-disciplinary design practice, with expertise in 3D visual communication design. We specialize in environmental graphics as well as in developing visual identities. We assist our clients in creating strong visual image for urban & nature environments, creating a memorable, and user friendly experience.
The essence of our work is collaborative in nature. We collaborate with architects, planners, developers, entrepreneurs, software engineers, wine makers and zoologists on multidimensional corporate, commercial and civic programs.
The cofounders of Kasher Visual Communication, Niv Kasher and Cecilia Vitas, who founded the office in 2001 gained their education and practical experience both in Israel and the United States, where they lived for seven years, working and collaborating with world renowned designers in the fields of architecture, urban landscaping, interior design, industrial and graphic design.
We believe that projects which deal with the built environment, require a broad perspective. Therefore, to best serve our clients, our staff includes designers with different backgrounds and interests.
Our recent and ongoing projects include: A comprehensive signing and wayfinding program for the new Assuta Hospital in Tel Aviv, a comprehensive signing program for the Israel Museum, Israel, an environmental graphic design and signing program for Check Point SoftwareTechnologies in Tel Aviv, a signing and wayfinding program for the Peres Peace House in Jaffa, and Identity and signing program for Ramat Hanadiv Visitors Center in Zichron Yaakov, a project designed by award winning Architects Ms. Ada Karmi Melamede
Kasher’s works have been published in leading journals, and have won him international prizes. Niv brings to the partnership both design and administrative experience. Along with his proffesional practice as a designer, he lectures about urban grahic design at proffesional, and is a consultant to companies and organizations in the fields of wayfinding and orientation.
Niv Kasher is a graphic designer, who specializes in environmental graphic design. During the years he spent in the United States, Kaher worked in the design firm Sussman Prejza & Co., one of the world’s leading studios in its field, that has won many design prizes throughout its 30 years of existence, combining graphic design, architecture and urban landscaping.
While working in S/P, Kasher was involved in large-scale identity & signage system projects for Long Beach, Santa Monica, and Londale, California, USC University Hospital, Shopping Malls & cultural centers in Poland and Hungary, etc.
Wizo Design Academy
Tower of David -Museum of the History of Jerusalem
The Israeli Design Center, Holon
Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem
Israel Museum, Jerusalem
The Peres Peace House
Menachem Begin Heritage Foundation
Gabriel Sherover Foundation
Herzlia City Council
Holon City Council
Netanya City Council
Petach Tikva City Council
Ra’anana City Council
The Israel Government Tourist Corporation
Israel Airports Authority
E.D. Rahat Engineering
Assuta Medical Centers
Ziv Medical Center
Rubinstein Buildings Ltd.
Kahanov Vineyards, Gedera
Ayalon Highway Ltd.
New Star Technologies
Checkpoint software technologies
Shiran Engineering (R&D) Ltd.
COCIF, Longiano, Italy
Exhibit Dynamics, CA
Baruch Solomon Architects
Ada Karmi Melamede Architects
Naama Malis Architects
Ilan Zvi, Architect
Moore Yaski Sivan (MYS)
Yoav Messer, Architect
Studio Fuksas, Italy
James Carpenter, USA
Zeidler Architects, Canada
Engineering & Building Companies
Waxman Govrin Engineering Ltd.
Gadish Group - Engeenering & Managment
Yaffe-Nof Landscaping Company
Malibu Israel Ltd.
Minrav Engineering & Construction
CPM Engineering & Construction
Publications & Awards
Exhibitions, Working with Type, Rotovision SA ,Switzerland, 2000
Hot California Graphics, Madison Square Press, New York, 2000
Critique 17, The Big Crit Award, U.S.A 2000
SEGD Design Award, U.S.A 2000
Step by Step Graphics, Volume 16 Number 4, U.S.A 2000
365: AIGA Year of Design 21, Harper Collins International, New York, 2001
BVD, Israeli Design Magazine, Volume 103, Israel 2006
360º International Concept and Design Magazine, China, 2009
Holon Design Conference, 2005
Israel Ergonomics & Human Factors Convention, Jerusalem, 2005
The Annual Israeli Architects’ Conference, Jerusalem, 2006
The National Library Center Convention, Ramat-Gan, 2007