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Graphic designer , Advertising agency executive

Edwin Gold, American advertising agency executive, graphic designer. Named Alumni of Year, Maryland Institute College Art, l988; recipient hundreds of awards for publications design, including Type Directors Club, Communication Arts magazine, Graphis, New York Art Directors Club, Baltimore Art Directors Club.

Background

Gold, Edwin was born on April 15, 1931 in Brooklyn. Son of Louis and Doris (Podolsky) Gold.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Maryland Institute College Art, 1955.

Career

Illustrator Lionhill Studios, Baltimore, 1955-1956. Layout artist AL&G Advertising Agency, 1956. Designer, illustrator Barton-Gillet Company, 1956-1963, art director, 1963-1975, creative director, executive vice president, 1975-1991.

Adjunct professor University Baltimore, l98l-89, visiting professor, 1990-1991, professor, since 1991. Lecturer numerous professional groups.

Works

Membership

Member American Institute Graphic Arts (president Baltimore chapter 1991-1993, numerous awards), University and College Designers Association, Washington Art Directors Club (numerous awards), Maryland Institute College Art Alumni Association (president 1971-1972).

Connections

Married Bobbye Weinapple, May 30, l953 (deceased 1992). Children: Gabrielle, Michael. Married Amy B. Davis, August 1, 1997.

father:
Louis Gold

mother:
Doris (Podolsky) Gold

spouse:
Bobbye Weinapple

spouse:
Amy B. Davis

child:
Gabrielle Gold

child:
Michael Gold