Milton Glaser

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Milton Glaser (June 26, 1929 – June 26, 2020) was an American graphic designer. His designs include the I ❤ NY logo,[1][2] the psychedelic Bob Dylan poster, and the logos for DC Comics and Brooklyn Brewery.[3] He was born in New York City.

In 1954, he co-founded New York magazine with Clay Felker.[4] He was honored with the National Medal of the Arts award from President Barack Obama in 2009.

Glaser died of a stroke and renal failure in New York City on his 91st birthday on June 26, 2020.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. Leland, John (July 29, 2016). "The Master Designer: Milton Glaser Still Hearts New York". The New York Times. Retrieved September 24, 2019.
  2. McGookin, Steve (2007-09-28). "Fifty Years Of Loss". Forbes. Forbes.com LLC. Retrieved 2008-04-26.
  3. "Brooklyn Brewery logo". miltonglaser.com. Archived from the original on 2011-10-04.
  4. "Biography". miltonglaser.com. Retrieved 2016-07-18.
  5. "Milton Glaser, Co-Founder of New York Magazine and Creator of 'I❤NY,' Dies at 91". NYMag. Retrieved June 26, 2020.