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Designer List

Key Individuals in the Development of American Design

Immigrant Pioneers
Dr. M.F. Agha 1896-1978
Josef Albers 1888-1976
Walter Allner 1909-
Hans J. Barschel 1911-1998
Herbert Bayer 1900-1985
Lucian Bernhard 1883-1972
Joseph Binder 1898-1972
Alexey Brodovitch 1898-1971
Will Burtin 1908-1972
Jean Carlu 1900-1989
A.M. Cassandre 1901-1968
Fortunato Depero 1892-1960
George Giusti 1908-1990
Max Gschwind
Egbert Jacobson 1890-1966
Erté 1892-1990
E. McKnight Kauffer 1890-1954
Gyorgy Kepes 1906-2001
Frederick Kiesler 1890-1965
Raymond Loewy 1893-1986
Albert Kner 1899-1976
Walter Landor 1913-
Alexander Liberman 1912-1999
Leo Lionni 1910-1999
Laszlo Moholy-Nagy 1895-1946
Herbert Matter 1907-1984
Erik Nitsche 1908-1998
George Salter 1897-1967
Ben Shahn 1898-1968
Kate Steinitz
Ladislav Sutnar 1897-1971
Jan Tschichold 1912-1974

Women Pioneers
Dora Abrahans
Lillian Bassman 1917-
Betty Binns
Vera Bock
Hedda Bostelman
Carol Devine Carson
Henrietta Condak
Mildred Constantine 1913-
Priscilla Crane
Miki Denhoff 1912-2000
Suzanne Duchamp 1889-1963
Jean Dzenciol
Ray Eames 1917-1988
Estelle Ellis (Rubinstein) 1920-
Mary Faulconer 1912-
Helen Federico 1922-
Behs Fenn
Ruth Gerth
Ruth Hildegard Geyer-Raack
1894-1975
Sara Giovanetti 1878-1976
Jane Grabhorn -1973
Eileen Gray 1879-1976
Janet Halverson
Ethel Holm
Florence Knoll(Bassett) 1917-
Margaret Larsen
Elaine Lustig Cohen 1927-
Margaret MacDonald-Mackintosh 1864-1933
FrancesMacDonald/McNair1873-1921
Hortense Mandel
Sibyl Moholy-Nagy 1905-
Barbara Morgan 1900-1990
Joyce Morrow 1917-
Marie Neurath 1898-1986
Jessie R. Newberry 1864-1948
Nancy Newhall/Wynne 1908-1974
Elizabeth Paepcke 1902-1994
Priscilla Peck
Susan Perl
Charlott Perriand 1903-1999
Cipe Pineles 1908-1991
Marion Rand
Ellen Raskin 1928-1984
Lilly Reich 1885-1947
Hilda Rice
Muriez Badterman Sheldon
Reba Sochis
Kate Steinitz
Ceil Smith-Thayer 1900-1988
Dorothy Waugh
Candace Wheeler 1827-1923
Eva Zeisel 1906-
Emmy Zweybruck 1890-1956
Jacqueline Casey 1927-1991
Muriel Cooper 1925-1994
April Greiman 1948-
Lella Vignelli 1931-
Elsa Kula
Deborah Calkins
Susan Jackson Keig
Ilonka Karasz 1896-1981

American Pioneers
Merle Armitage 1893-1975
Saul Bass 1920-1996
Lester Beall 1903-1969
Bob Cato 1923-1999
Charles Coiner 1898-1989
Louis Danziger 1923-
William Dwiggins 1890-1956
Charles Eames 1907-1978
Gene Federico 1918-1999
William Golden 1911-1959
Morton Goldsholl 1911-1983
Earl Horter 1880-1940
Allen Hurlburt 1910-1983
Clarence Hornung
Norman Ives 1923-1978
Helmut Krone 1925-1996
Dr. Robert Leslie 1885-1987
Matthew Lebowitz 1918-
Harris Lewine
George Lois 1932-
Herb Lubalin 1918-1981
Alvin Lustig 1915-1955
George Nelson 1908-1986
Antonio Petruccelli 1907-1994
Paul Rand 1914-1998
Bruce Rogers 1870-1957
Alex Steinweiss 1916-
Otto Storch 1913-
Bradbury Thompson 1911-1995
Henry Wolf 1925-
Arnold Varga 1927-1994
Massimo Vignelli 1931-
Frank Zachary 1914-