Louise Fili Collection
Louise Fili founded her design studio, Louise Fili Ltd in 1989, specializing in brand development for food packaging and restaurants. Fili was a senior designer for Herb Lubalin from 1976-1978 and then became art director of Pantheon Books from 1978-1989. During her tenure at Pantheon she was responsible for two-thousand book jackets, leaving a profound mark on book jacket design in the process. Fili is also a faculty member in SVA’s BFA and MFA Graphic Design programs and has authored or co-authored many books on design and typography. A member of the Art Directors Hall of Fame, Fili has received the medal for Lifetime Achievement from the AIGA and the Type Directors Club.
General Physical Description
The Louise Fili Collection is composed of four wine bottles and seven books.
Scope and Contents
The Louise Fili Collection includes wine label designs for Polaner wine importer and a series of limited edition letterpress books representing Fili’s logos and packaging designs.
The Louise Fili Collection is open for research.
Louise Fili Collection, [series. item]. Milton Glaser Design Study Center and Archives, Visual Arts Foundation, New York.
The Louise Fili Collection was acquired as a gift from Louise Fili.
Milton Glaser Design Archive > Louise Fili Collection > Series 1. Books and Brochures
|More Logos A to Z by Louise Fili, 4 ¼ in W x 6 in H||1999|
|Logos A to Z by Louise Fili, 4 ¼ in W x 6 in H||1997|
|Logos A to Z Three by Louise Fili, 4 ¼ in W x 6 in H||2002|
|A Cat, a Tree, a Headstone, the Empire State Building, a Bottle, a Heart, a Volcano, a Wine Glass, a Chile Pepper, a Kidney Bean, a Baseball & a Star of David: Twelve Copyright Pages, 4 ¼ in W x 6 in H||circa 1998|
|Buon Appetito: Grafica e Cucina by Louise Fili, 4 ¼ in W x 6 in H||1998|
|Italianissimo: The Quintessential Guide to What Italians Do Best by Louise Fili and Lise Apatoff, 5 ¾ in W x 6 in H||2008|
|Un Sedicesimo Six promotional brochure||2008|
|Tratturi Primitivo. Salento 2008. Bottled by Caleo-Fossalta. Imported by Polaner Selections.||2008|
|Il Conte Pinot Grigio 2009. Veneto. Imported by Polaner Selections||2009|
|Calea Nero d'Avola 2007. Sicilia. Imported by Polaner Selections||2007|
|Il Conte Montepulciano D'Abruzzo 2008. Imported by Polaner Selections||2008|