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Why designers never retire

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Posted by Creative Review, 8 April 2013, 11:23    Permalink    Comments (7)

At 83 years-old, MIlton Glaser is still working. "If I didn't get up, get dressed and come here, I'd go nuts," he tells Patrick Baglee in an interview filmed at his New York studio for the upcoming Point conference

In this teaser, Glaser reveals his motivations for continuing to go to the studio each and every day:
















A full-length version of the interview promises to be one of the highlights of the Point event, which will be at RIBA in London on May 2-3. Point has also shot films with photographers Bruce Gilden and Elliot Erwitt in New York which will be shown at the event, as will a rarely seen documentary on the late great Alan Fletcher.

You can find a full list of speakers here

 

 

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7 Comments

Wow! Loving that! What great energy and a cue for living life to the full. Don't stop. Also liking the Point Conference. Looks like a great set of speakers too!
bob summers
2013-04-08 14:49:03


What an inspiration, we could all learn something from him.
Cle
2013-04-09 14:00:25


Sir Hello,
I agree with you because creativity has no end. When there seems end, it is temporary sir, again the creater
of world will push your creativity ahead to see fresh things & no end is there for you & me also.

Thanks & waiting to hear something new from you.

H Vikram
india
hirdesh vikram
2013-04-09 16:53:28


I'll never retire because I'll never be able to afford not to work. Ever.

Still, it's nice to hear from Mr. Glaser that there's a chance I won't hate every minute of it.
Mr. Cheerful
2013-04-09 17:39:37


Always inspiring . . .
james Hutcheson
2013-04-09 18:54:05


i heart milton glaser
gillian rogers
2013-04-10 12:06:22


Creativity do not age. Society retires it. I at 75 am at my greatest in creating designs. Now, just to find a venue to showcase them.
Edith Rookes
2013-04-13 09:44:27


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