Graphic Design:
"There is no design without discipline. There is no discipline without intelligence."

Massimo Vignelli

Vignelli aimed for design that was "visually powerful, intellectually elegant, and above all timeless".  An acclaimed graphic designer who gave shape to his spare, Modernist vision in book covers and shopping bags, furniture and corporate logos, even a church and a New York City subway map that enchanted aesthetes and baffled straphangers...  

Lella and Massimo Vignelli:
Two Lives, One Vision

Italian-born Lella and Massimo Vignelli are among the world's most influential designers. The work covers such a broad spectrum that one could say the Vignellis are known by everybody, even those who don't know their names.  

"If you can't find it, design it" is the motto of the Vignellis, whose renowned work ranges "from the spoon to the city." Kathy Brew & Roberto Guerra's film brings us into the Vignellis' world...