Milton Glaser was born in 1929 in New York City. His artwork has
been featured in exhibitions worldwide, including one-man shows at
both the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris and the Museum of Modern
Art in New York. In 2004 he was honored with the Lifetime
Achievement Award of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design
Museum, and in 2009 he was awarded a National Medal of Arts by
President Barack Obama. His books include Graphic Design, Art is
Work, Drawing is Thinking, and Milton Glaser:
"Elegant . . . a book in which the text and the picture positively
embrace and dance together . . . to read this book and to look at
the pictures is almost one and the same activity."
-- "New York Times"