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educator , Graphic designer

George Everet Thompson, American graphic designer, educator. Member of Society Typographic Aficionados, Society Typographic Arts, Printing History Society, Association Typhographique International, Typocrafters, American Printing History Association.

Background

Thompson, George Everet was born on September 17, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Earl Vern and Beatrice Beverly Thompson.

Education

Bachelor, Purdue University, 1968. Master of Arts in Design, Purdue University, 1970.

Career

Teacher Prairie State College, Chicago Heights, Illinois, 1970-1973. Designer Holt Communications, Chicago, 1973-1975. Consultant designer Institute Gas Technology, 1975-1978, senior designer, 1978-1983.

Owner Thompson Design, 1983-1986. Professor department art Columbia College, since 1986. Founder No Bodoni Typography, 1999.

Marketing director HRT Internet LLC, 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author, editor, designer 5 American type designers, 1996.

Membership

Member of Society Typographic Aficionados, Society Typographic Arts, Printing History Society, Association Typhographique International, Typocrafters, American Printing History Association.

Connections

Married Bonnie Fern Wolfson Feingold, April 30, 1995.

father:
Earl Vern

mother:
Beatrice Beverly Thompson

spouse:
Bonnie Fern Wolfson Feingold