Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Artist of there day, July 31: Tony Di Spigna, American-Italian graphic designer, typographer, professor

Antonio Di Spigna (1943) was born on the island of Ischia, Italy. He is a graduate of New York City Community College and Pratt Institute. Tony was a partner in the legendary studio of Lubalin Associates where he worked on all aspects of visual communication and graphic design.

In 1973, he founded his own company, Tony Di Spigna, Inc. There, he designed exclusive typefaces, including fonts for WNET13 Public Television Stations, the Coca Cola Company and the Louis Dreyfus Corporation.

He has achieved international recognition for his letterform and typographic designs including exclusive newly designed corporate typefaces and logos. He has won numerous awards and his work has been widely exhibited in The United States and abroad. In 2007, he was honored with a one man show in Italy. He currently teaches at The New York Institute of Technology and is a tenured professor at Pratt Institute where he was given the institute-wide Distinguished Professor Award.

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Mr Tony Di Spigna

Tony Di Spigna Pratt Lecture

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Codex 2 sketch

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Graphis cover

Hand lettering

Hand lettering

Hand lettering

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The Academy Hand lettering

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Wedding Hand lettering




Logo Art Museum of South Texas. Presentation idea sketch

 Karate Club Identity


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The Love Letters





9-11 Poster

Dog World Poster

Hopper poster

Pericles poster

Poseidon poster

TDS in Australia poster


Packaging: A Heart of Gold packaging

Packaging: Bath Caviar

Packaging: Styx

Packaging: The Deep Blue Sea

Typeface: DiSpigna Roman.

Typeface: Fattoni

Typeface: Mariella

Typeface: Mark Ultra