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Monday, September 23, 2013

Monday—The Design Corner: Lella & Massimo Vignelli

An Italian husband-wife team whose collaborative work is synonymous with modern design


Poster design_Stendig calendar_100cm x 140cm
Reproduced every year since 1966
Poster design_Knoll International_1966


Architectural Design_St. Peter's Church_New York_1977

This is the luck that we have.  We are absolutely complementary, one to each other."  
-- Massimo Vignelli  

"The first fifty are really difficult.  The second one are great!"  -- Lella Vignelli




Watch this introduction to their amazing body of work...from the film documentary, Design is One, by Kathy Brew & Robert Guerra (theatrical release, October 11, 2013, in NYC).  

Click HERE for a link to the Vignelli Center for Design Studies

Photos from vignelli.com