photo portrait of Louise Fili

Louise Fili

Louise Fili


Principal, Louise Fili Ltd.


Skidmore College, School of Visual Arts

professional experience

Senior Designer, Herb Lubalin, 1976-1978. Designer of over 2,000 book jackets as Art Director of Pantheon Books, 1978-1989. Designer of Good Housekeeping seal of approval and monogram for Tiffany & Co.


Sarabeth’s, American Spoon, Good Housekeeping, Tiffany & Co., Tate’s Cookies, Rizzoli International, Princeton Architectural Press, Williams-Sonoma, Mermaid Inn, Via Carota, Paperless Post, Hanky Panky

honors and awards

Gold and Silver Medals - New York Art Directors Club and The Society of Illustrators, Premio Grafico - Bologna Book Fair, three James Beard Award nominations, Art Directors Club Hall of Fame, SVA Masters Series Award and Exhibition, Medal of Lifetime Achievement - AIGA and Type Directors Club

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