Designer Focus- LELLA & MASSIMO VIGNELLI
Date Posted:19 May 2018
The Vignellis are famous for the creation of one of a kind pieces that are still considered today as milestones in the world of Design, and have been described as both “the first couple of modern design”. They designed corporate logos for American Airlines, Bloomingdales and Ford. The New York subway bears the Vignillis imprint, (and Mr Vignellis signature typeface -Helvetica). They designed dishes, office interiors, books, furniture, jewellery and many other products during the couples significant partnership.
The Film by Kathy Brew and Roberto Guerra “Design Is One: Lella and Massimo Vignelli” is a tribute to Massimo and Lella and their legacy. – A must see for all Designers