Michael Bierut

Michael Bierut: What I’ve Learned So Far

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On March 4th, Michael Bierut visited RIT as part of the Vignelli Design Conversations Series. His lecture, “What I’ve Learned So Far” took a look at his famous career and how he came to be the designer he is today. Michael Bierut is known for his famous accomplishments at Pentagram, the world’s largest design consultancy based in New York City. Bierut …

RIT School of Media Sciences App

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Over the summer, two students from the School of Media Sciences were given the unique opportunity to work closely with the digital publishing team in Adobe to help test their newest version of Adobe Digital Publishing Solution, or DPS. The release of the new software was announced at the end of July with new updates that incorporated the use of …

Pierre Mendell Exhibition

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On August 25 the Vignelli Center and Bevier Gallery opened an exhibition of posters designed by Pierre Mendell.  The German graphic designer was most famous for creating a branding identity for the Neue Sammlung, the International Design Museum in Europe. He quickly became famous for his clean, simple, and powerful posters that became a cornerstone of advertising in Munich. Many …

T-Minus 151

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Spring semester kicked off with a week-long competition among the Industrial Design students. One Industrial Design student from each year level was placed into a group. In groups of five, students were given 151 hours to develop a concept for a student lounge space within RIT buildings 7a or 7b. This year the project was sponsored by Lazzoni, a trendy, …