Wednesday, December 2, 2009

MILTON GLASER DRAWS & LECTURES


MILTON GLASER DRAWS & LECTURES from C. Coy on Vimeo.

Also, see an excellent documentary about him from his website [Click on Adobe Documentary under "short films".]
Milton Glaser (b.1929) is among the most celebrated graphic designer in the United States. He has had the distinction of one-man-shows at the Museum of Modern Art and the Georges Pompidou Center. In 2004 he was selected for the lifetime achievement award of the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum. As a Fulbright scholar, Glaser studied with the painter, Giorgio Morandi in Bologna, and is an articulate spokesman for the ethical practice of design. He opened Milton Glaser, Inc. in 1974, and continues to produce an astounding amount of work in many fields of design to this day.