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illustrator , typographer , Graphic designer

Daniel Alan Pelavin, illustrator, graphic designer, typographer. Recipient Gold and Silver certificates Art Dirs.' Club New York, 1981, 85, 86, 87, Certified of Excellence, Print's Regional Design, 1985, 86, 87, 88, 89, 91. Member Graphic Artists Guild, American Institute Graphic Arts, Society Illustrators, Alpha Epsilon Pi.

Background

Pelavin, Daniel Alan was born on December 22, 1948 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Jacob and Evelyn (Zack) Pelavin.

Education

Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1970. Master of Fine Arts, Cranbrook Academy, 1975. Special certified, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1983.

Postgraduate, Pratt Institute, 1987.

Career

Apprentice, McNamara & Associations, Detroit, 1970-1971;designer, Graphic House, Inc., Detroit, 1971-1972;illustrator, George N. Sepetys & Association, Southfield, Michigan, 1972-1973;typographer, Marino & Marino, Birmingham, Michigan, 1973-1975;instructor, St. Clair County Community College, Port Huron, Michigan, 1975-1978;principal, Daniel Pelavin, New York City, since 1979. Judge New Jersey Art Dirs. Club, 1988, Society Scribes Annual, New York City, 1988, Type Director's Club Annual Exhibition.

Lecturer Society Illustrators, New York City, 1988. Featured speaker University and College Designers Association Annual Conference, American Institute of Graphic Arts, Birmingham, Alabama, 1990.

Membership

Member Graphic Artists Guild, American Institute Graphic Arts, Society Illustrators, Alpha Epsilon Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: carpentry, guitar, print making.

Connections

Married Lorraine Louie, October 31, 1988. Children: Anna Michelle, Molly Louie.

father:
Jacob Pelavin

mother:
Evelyn (Zack) Pelavin

spouse:
Lorraine Louie

children:
Anna Michelle Pelavin

Molly Louie Pelavin