for Design Studies
CollectionsArchives in the Vignelli Center Massimo and Lella Vignelli Papers Product Timecapsule Additional Collections Cary Graphic Design Archive Collections http://library.rit.edu/cary/collections/graphic-design-archive-online
The Archives at the Vignelli Center for Design Studies collects, preserves and makes accessible the extensive professional archives of the world renown designers Massimo and Lella Vignelli along with other design exemplars for historical research, education and creative inspiration.
The Vignelli Center also has two galleries dedicated to exhibiting work in the archives and collaborates with galleries on the RIT campus to display work by great designers.
Design: Vignelli is an ongoing exhibition at Vignelli Center for Design Studies that showcases the iconic work of Massimo and Lella Vignelli.
Also see our exhibitions page for current exhibitions:
Images: various items from these other collections
In addition to the Massimo and Lella Vignelli papers, the Archives also holds the following collections:
Unimark International records
RitaSue Siegel Candidate records
Michael Bierut posters
Armando Milani posters
Robert Appleton papers
Joe A. Watson posters
Kodak 1939 World’s Fair letters
Keith Godard posters and model
Bill Bonnell papers
Milton Glaser posters
Bruno Monguzzi posters
John Massey posters
Product Timecapsule Collection
Also at RIT:
Cary Graphic Design Archives
Accessing the archives:
Although these collections are still being processed and cataloged, the collections are open for research. Please contact the Archivist to schedule
an appointment and to discuss your research interests. As collections are processed, finding aids or guides to the collections will be made available online, as well as digital images of the artifacts from the archives.
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