MU Welcomes Rocco Piscatello
Rocco Piscatello, founder and principal of Piscatello Design Centre, will be at Millersville University, Wednesday, March 16, at 7 p.m., in Myers Auditorium of McComsey Hall to discuss his work and design. Piscatello is Millersville’s Conrad Nelson visiting artist this year.
Piscatello is responsible for leading a team of graphic designers that create globally integrated brand identity systems, environmental graphics and interactive media for clients and cities around the world. He was formerly a project director at Vignelli Associates where he collaborated with several international clients including the American Center in Paris, American Academy in Rome, Benetton, Guggenheim Museum, Frank Gehry and Partners, Richard Meier and Partners, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Sea Containers and Warner Bros.
Piscatello has received several design awards and his work is represented in the permanent collections of the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., and the Denver Art Museum, both as part of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, AIGA, National Design Archives. Piscatello teaches advanced typography and environmental graphics at the Fashion Institute of Technology.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please visit Millersville’s website.