Creative Briefs #022: Ellen Lupton

Our hosts interview designer, writer, & curator Ellen Lupton. Recorded on 04/04/2013 at Edinboro University.

Ellen’s Links:
Thinking with Type

 Ellen’s Work & Things We Mentioned:

  • MICA has become the leader in the education of artists and designers by fostering a community of talented, creative individuals committed to redefining the boundaries of art and design and to expanding their own vision and perspective through rigorous study.
  • Elaine Lustig Cohen, Modern Graphic Designer. Exhibition curated by Ellen Lupton. On view at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, February 7 – May 23, 1995. This monographic exhibition presented the work of this pioneering woman designer, focusing on her groundbreaking work designing books, book covers, and signage during the 1950s and 60s. Exhibition designed by Ellen Lupton with Christine McKee.
  • The ABCs of Bauhaus, The Bauhaus and Design Theory: Ellen Lupton
  • Graphic Design: The New Basics: Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Cole Phillips
  • Skin: Surface, Substance, and Design: Ellen Lupton
  • Design Writing Research: Ellen Lupton
  • D.I.Y.: Kids: Ellen Lupton, Julia Lupton: Books
  • Second Skin. Exhibition curated by Ellen Lupton. Presented by Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum at Entry 2006, Essen, Germany, August 27–December 3, 2006. Exhibition designed and produced by Vitra Design Museum.
  • Indie Publishing: How to Design and Produce Your Own Book
  • D.I.Y.: Design It Yourself (Design Handbooks): Ellen Lupton
  • Graphic Design Thinking (Design Briefs): Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Cole Phillips
  • Mixing Messages: Graphic Design in Contemporary Culture. Exhibition curated by Ellen Lupton. On view at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Fall, 1996/Winter 1997. Critical survey of graphic design in the United States between 1980 and 1995, focusing on aesthetic, cultural, and technological changes. Exhibition designed by Kennedy and Violich Architects. Exhibition graphics designed by Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Roos, Frederick Gates, and Christine McKee.
  • Thinking with Type, 2nd revised and expanded edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students: Ellen Lupton
  • Thinking with Type | Contents
  • Design Your Life: The Pleasures and Perils of Everyday Things: Ellen Lupton, Julia Lupton
  • The Avant-Garde Letterhead. Spring, 1996. Organized by the National Design Museum and presented at the national headquarters of the American Institute of Graphic Arts in New York. Co-curated with Elaine Lustig Cohen. Featuring original letterheads and ephemera by Herbert Bayer, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Le Corbusier, and others, from the collection of Elaine Lustig Cohen. Exhibition designed by Ellen Lupton and Christine McKee.
  • Cuisinart SmartStick Hand Blender
  • Soup - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  • Firebelly U
  • What is Skillshare?
  • Visualizing Marthon entry by MICA Students Nicki Dlugash, Ricky Blake, and Qian Li
  • A to be released critical guide for designers, writers, developers, and students from MICA Graphic Design MFA students and faculty.
  • About Cooper-Hewitt | Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York
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Published May 21, 2013