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Massimo. Vignelli. 1931–. “If you can design one thing, you can design everything” –Massimo Vignelli. Massimo Vignelli: interior designer environmental designer package designer graphic designer furniture designer package designer. GENIUS level designer.

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Massimo

Vignelli

1931–

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“If you can design one thing,

you can design everything”

–Massimo Vignelli

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Massimo Vignelli:

interior designer

environmental designer

package designer

graphic designer

furniture designer

package designer

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Massimo was born in Milan in 1931. He studied architecture in Milan and Vince. He then moved to NYC to start a company with his wife Lella.

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Massimo is known for his genious knowledge of typography. He was recently featured in the independent documentary film “Helvetica.”

HELVETICA

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Massimo was influenced by the Modernist period.

He stuck firmly to their design principles. Modernists stood for simplicity through basic geometric shapes.

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Vignelli is a fairly new designer, but he has already made a huge mark on society and has influenced generations of designers. From his generation in the 70’s, to the current designers and for many generations to come.

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The American Airlines logo is Massimo Vignelli’s most famous logo. It is simple, clean and timeless.

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still

more

furniture

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Notice Massimo Vignelli’s

w i d e

variety of design.

He still does more...

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he does interior design too!

A room with a table.

(notice beautiful ceiling)

St. Peter’s Church

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and my favorite...The Stendig Calender

Designed in 1966, this popular still sells out every year!

(i have one in my apartment and it looks amazing. it’s 4 feet wide by about 3 feet tall)

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Design is One

by Massimo and Lella Vignelli

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All of Massimo’s designs reflect on his philosophies on design and also his life.

He believed that a good designer should be able to design anything.

He follows through when you see the wide variety of everything he does.

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Massimo Vignelli now gives many lectures to school and to groups all over the world about his design.

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I like design to be

semantically correct,

syntactically consistent, and

pragmatically understandable.

I like to be visually powerful,

intellectually elegant, and

above all timeless

–Massimo Vignelli

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Among Vignelli’s many Awards:

1982 New York Art Directors Club Hall of Fame

1983 AIGA Gold Medal

1985 Presidential Design Award (given by Ronald Regan)

1993 New York State Governor's Award of Excellence

2004 Visionary Award from the Museum and Art and Design, NYC

Honorary Doctorates:

Parsons School of Design

RISDE

Prat Institute

He was also given a fellowship from the

Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago Illinois.

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thanks for watching,

Katherine Davis

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Resources:

“Design is One” Lella and Massimo Vignelli. Images Publishing. NYC 2006.

www.vignelli.com/

www.aiga.org/content.cfm/medalist-massimoandlellavignelli

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Massimo_Vignelli

www.designboom.com/eng/interview/vignelli.html

www.designaddict.com/index.cfm