Ellen Lupton is curator of contemporary design at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York City and director of the Graphic Design MFA program at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) in Baltimore. An author of numerous books and articles on design, she is a public-minded critic, frequent lecturer, and AIGA Gold Medalist. Read More

Elaine L. Cohen


Elaine Lustig Cohen, Modern Graphic Designer. Exhibition curated by Ellen Lupton. On view at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, February 7 – May 23, 1995. This monographic exhibition presented the work of this pioneering woman designer, focusing on her groundbreaking work designing books, book covers, and signage during the 1950s and 60s. Exhibition designed by Ellen Lupton with Christine McKee.

Installation, Elaine Lustig Cohen exhibition