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Graphic designer

Tony Di Spigna, Italian, American graphic designer. Recipient awards of excellence American Institute Graphic Arts, Typographic Excellence awards Type Directors Club, Merit award Art Directors Club, Silver award Art Directors Club, Andy award of excellence, Silver award The One Show. Member advisory board Kean College.

Background

Spigna, Tony Di was born on December 6, 1943 in Forio D'Ischia, Naples, Italy. Came to the United States, 1952. Son of Vito and Marianna (Di Meglio) Di Spigna.

Education

Associate of Arts, New York City Community College, 1964. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, 1967.

Career

Assistant designer, Bonder & Carnase, New York City, 1967-1969;Assistant designer, Lubalin, Smith & Carnase, Inc., New York City, 1969-1973;president, Artissimo Inc., New York City, 1973-1977;vice president, Lubalin Associations, New York City, 1977-1980;president, Tony Di Spigna, Inc., New York City, since 1980. Adjunct instructor Pratt Institute, School Visual Arts, New York Institute Technology. Lecturer in field; juror professional organizations.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Designer typefaces including Serif Gothic, Playgirl, Fattoni, Lubalin Graph.

Membership

Member of advisory board Kean College.

Connections

Married Maria Rosa Lombardi, September 2, 1967. Children– Markvito, Mariella, Franca, Angelica, Anthony.

father:
Vito Spigna

mother:
Marianna (Di Meglio) Di Spigna

spouse:
Maria Rosa Lombardi

children:
Markvito Spigna

Mariella Spigna

Franca Spigna

Angelica Spigna

Anthony Spigna