Elaine Lustig Cohen

Elaine Lustig Cohen in Conversation

Perhaps you’ve seen the exhibit on display at the AIGA National headquarters. Now hear Elaine Lustig Cohen talk about life with Alvin Lustig and her own art and design career, in a conversation with me this Thursday: THE LUSTIGS: A CONVERSATION WITH ELAINE LUSTIG COHEN & STEVEN HELLER An AIGA/NY event / Thursday, January...

The Lustigs on Fifth Avenue

The exceptional Lustigs exhibition that originated at the College of Visual Arts Gallery in Saint Paul, Minnesota, “The Lustigs: A Cover Story,” is now at the AIGA National Headquarters in New York City (at 164 Fifth Avenue). The 500 covers—paperback and hardcover books, magazines, and catalogs—by Alvin Lustig, who died in 1955, and Elaine...

The Lustigs' First Graphic Design Show (Together)

As previously noted on Imprint, the exhibition The Lustigs: A Cover Story opens tonight at the College of Visual Arts in St. Paul, Minnesota. The show includes 500 pieces—95 percent of them from the collection of the CVA faculty member Michael Skjei. It is the most extensive exhibit of Alvin Lustig and Elaine Lustig Cohen’s book and...

Dual Vision: The Book Covers of Alvin Lustig and Elaine Lustig Cohen

Bibliophiles beware: an upcoming exhibition of the work of Alvin Lustig and Elaine Lustig Cohen will likely frustrate you. It is sure to trigger pangs of belletristic acquisitiveness and perhaps even launch you on a new book-buying addiction—yet even the most dedicated collector will find it difficult to match the quality of the books...