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CreativeMornings with George Lois

George Lois is perhaps best known for over ninety-two covers he designed for Esquire magazine between 1962 and 1972, but he is also a prolific art director and author. A pioneer during the creative revolution of American advertising in the 1950s, Lois helped make famous such brands as Xerox, Lean Cuisine, and MTV, for whom he created the slogan "I want my MTV" in 1982. Lois was inducted into the Art Directors Hall of Fame in 1978 and the One Club Creative Hall of Fame in 1984. He also holds lifetime achievement awards from the American Institute of Graphic Arts and the Society of Publication Designers.

Recorded November 16, 2012

This event was made possible in part by Squarespace, MailChimp, and FreshBooks.

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop, on view October 11, 2012–January 27, 2013 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The exhibition is made possible by Adobe.
The catalogue is made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Lectures and Panels (150)

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SPARK: Plato at the Met
(01:06:51) 39 views

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Collecting Cubism
(00:56:59) 498 views

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Lost Kingdoms Symposium, Part 1
(00:12:45) 1282 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 8
(00:26:18) 56 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 7
(00:41:24) 74 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 6
(00:48:51) 34 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 5
(00:41:09) 31 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 4
(00:31:59) 35 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 3
(00:29:02) 35 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 2
(00:30:01) 41 views

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Ink Art Symposium, Part 1
(00:37:47) 105 views

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My Met—Keith Christiansen
(00:57:48) 117 views

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Africa and the West
(01:13:21) 12 views

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How Proust Changed Our Minds
(01:15:39) 53 views

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Why New Art Mattered
(01:06:02) 27 views

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TEDxMet: Andrew Bolton
(00:14:59) 1203 views

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TEDxMet: Eric R. Kandel, MD
(00:19:40) 577 views

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TEDxMet: Bill T. Jones
(00:18:53) 667 views

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TEDxMet: James Nares
(00:18:28) 324 views

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TEDxMet: Meredith Monk
(00:04:49) 358 views

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TEDxMet: Lorna Simpson
(00:07:53) 278 views

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TEDxMet: Jeff Rosenheim
(00:14:17) 397 views

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TEDxMet: Sō Percussion
(00:12:17) 226 views

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TEDxMet: Maira Kalman
(00:18:31) 337 views

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TEDxMet: Luke Syson
(00:13:16) 462 views

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TEDxMet: Elizabeth Streb
(00:09:07) 396 views

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TEDxMet: Andrew Solomon
(00:29:25) 587 views

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TEDxMet: Melanie Holcomb
(00:18:20) 435 views

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TEDxMet: Kyle Abraham
(00:06:11) 1296 views

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TEDxMet: Navina Najat Haidar
(00:12:13) 613 views

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TEDxMet: Negin Farsad
(00:14:00) 656 views

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TEDxMet: Nicolai Ouroussoff
(00:14:45) 218 views

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The Art of Making Chintz
(00:04:20) 4464 views

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Journey to the Copper Age
(01:10:46) 2062 views

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Performance by Dan Zhu
(00:19:42) 116 views

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The Cloisters: Part Three
(00:15:56) 159 views

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The Cloisters: Part Two
(00:17:40) 327 views

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The Cloisters: Part One
(00:17:14) 990 views

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The Cloisters: Part Four
(00:17:19) 154 views