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Lella Vignelli’s Masterpieces

“This book is dedicated to Lella Vignelli, an inspiration to all women designers who forcefully stand on the power of their merits,” says Massimo Vignelli in the dedication to Designed by: Lella Vignelli about his partner in life and work. Read more about this work.

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Weekend Heller: Italian Fantasy, Rome Reality

Paolo Ventura, whose work I have written about many times in this blog, has produced one of his fantastical gems for the Edizioni Corraini series Un Sedicesimo (#34). “The Napoleonic Soldier and Other Stories” is a conceptual tour de force yet haunting in its subtlety.

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Weekend Heller: AIGA @ 100

The AIGA began as the old guard of a new profession and 100 years later is still going strong. This year you can help celebrate the occasion at a number of live and social media events, including Celebrate #AIGA100, Celebrate Design website and The Facing Forward exhibit.

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Weekend Heller: Taxali Revealed, Grushkin Uncovered

Get the latest design news, as Steven Heller explores the opening of Canadian artist Gary Taxali’s solo exhibition at Jonathan LeVine Gallery and regular contributor Paul Shaw’s newest book Philip Grushkin: A Designer’s Archive.