Death of Massimo Vignelli

January 10, 1931 - May 27, 2014
New York, New York | Age 83

Graphic designer dies in NY at 83
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DEEPTI HAJELA, The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Renowned graphic designer Massimo Vignelli, whose vision extended from subterranean transit maps to airline logos, died Tuesday at age 83.

He had been ill and died at his Manhattan home, said Yoshiki Waterhouse, who worked at his firm.

Vignelli, who was born in Italy, started his work life in the United States in the mid-1960s. He worked on a variety of design projects for companies including Bloomingdale's, Ford and Xerox....

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