Wednesday, June 29
My Apartamento: George Lois
"The latest subject of NOWNESS’s series with Apartamento magazine is celebrated art director and self-described 'graphic communicator' George Lois. Known for designing 92 covers of men’s magazine Esquire during his ten-year tenure there, and working to create the iconic 'I Want My MTV' tagline, Lois was a key figure of the 1960s Creative Revolution, which ushered in a new wave of expression in advertising, characterized by its irreverent tone. Still wildly charismatic, the New York native is captured by director Barbara Anastacio in his suitably stylish Greenwich Village apartment, which could easily double as a set for TV drama Mad Men. ..."
Mad Men to George Lois: “No, F@¢# YOU!” (spoiler alert)
Reputations: George Lois