B&W portrait of Milton Glaser in black jacket and grey scarf 1930 - 2020

Milton Glaser

Milton Glaser


President and Creative Director, Milton Glaser, Inc.


Cooper Union; Academy of Fine Arts, Bologna, Italy

professional experience

Board member, School of Visual Arts; trustee, Cooper Union. Formerly, co-founder, president, Push Pin Studios; co-founder, president, creative director, New York magazine; vice president, co-chair, AIGA; president, International Design Conference, Aspen


Alessi, Milan; Rainbow Room. Over 300 posters for clients, including Carnegie Hall, World Health Organization, Lincoln Center

honors and awards

Hall of Fame, Art Directors Club; Illustrators Hall of Fame, Society of Illustrators; Gold Medal, Society of Illustrators; Fulbright Scholarship; honorary fellow, Society of Arts, England; St. Gaudens Medal, Cooper Union; Masters Series Award, School of Visual Arts. Honorary doctorates: Moore College of Art; Philadelphia Museum School; School of Visual Arts; Minneapolis Institute of Fine Art; Queens College; Royal College of Art, London., National Medal of the Arts 2009


Lincoln Center Gallery; Houghton Gallery, Cooper Union; Suntory Museum, Japan; Nuages Gallery, Italy; Sawhill Gallery, James Madison University; Museum of Modern Art; Art Institute of Boston. European traveling exhibition: Barcelona, Venice, Bologna and Paris

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