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Milton Glaser on design studios

Milton Glaser
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“The great benefit of this [everyone sitting together in a single room] is that you can hear what everybody’s saying. I’ve never written a memo in my life, because everybody knows exactly who I’m talking to and what I’m doing. Everybody here knows everybody’s business. If you have a deep sense of privacy I don’t think that you could work for me.”

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Graphic design bookstore

graphic design bookstore
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I’ve launched a graphic design bookstore.

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AIGA medalists

Herb Lubalin poster design

The medal of AIGA—the most distinguished in the graphic arts field—is awarded to individuals in recognition of their exceptional achievements, services or contributions to the field of design & visual communication.

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Creativity for a moving world

Moving Brands logo design

Moving Brands is an independent brand agency with offices in London, Tokyo, Zurich and San Francisco. This short movie is a timely piece that makes me think about my life in a technologically-driven world.

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A decent proposal

wedding invite design

I asked if she liked the notes I’d been leaving her all week.

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