Dear Massimo

"I like design to be semantically correct, syntactically consistent and pragmatically understandable. I like it to be visually powerful, intellectually elegant and above all timeless."

Massimo Vignelli, January 1931 - May 2014

 

If you don't think you know Massimo Vignelli, you do. His designs have been interwoven into our lives for decades; this rigorous march in graphic design, package design, housewares and furniture design has changed us all. For the better.

Click here for today's NY Times article by Julie Lasky "A Master in the Grammar of Design"