“My adventure has all been in my mind. The great adventure has been thinking. I love to think about things. I think that the lack of drama in my life has produced a platform for me to be fundamentally adventurous in my thinking.” – Milton Glaser –
Today we celebrate the 83rd birthday of Milton Glaser, considered-to-be one the greatest and most influential graphic designers of our time. Milton Glaser is a graphic designer, best known for the I ♥ New York logo, his Bob Dylan poster, and the “DC bullet” logo used by DC Comics from 1977 to 2005. He also founded New York Magazine with Clay Felker in 1968. He has set trends and standards for designers everywhere in the art world.
In this short documentary created by Rui Maralon on the designer – Milton Glaser, you can dive deep into his work and the styles that amused him and inspired him to make a convincing poster and a new idea in his art.
“We are all born with genius. It’s like our fairy godmother. But what happens in life is that we stop listening to our inner voices, and we no longer have access to this extraordinary ability to create poetry.” – Milton Glaser -
“To design is to communicate clearly by whatever means you can control or master.” – Milton Glaser -