In this OnDemand DesignCast, Maira Kalman talks about the two exhibitions of her work now on view in Philadelphia and New York, plus her collections of ordinary things, why she loves walking, how she sees the world, the nature of inspiration, and many other strange and wonderful topics.
• Learn how Maira Kalman approaches her daily design routine
• See where she gets her inspiration
• Look at her most recent work on view exclusively in exhibitions in Philadelphia and New York City
• Find out the back story behind your favorite pieces
About the Presenter:
Maira Kalman is one of the best-loved illustrators working today. She has been involved in multiple aspects of art and design for almost forty years.
Self-taught, she has authored twelve children's books, has illustrated the "Elements of Style" and authored two blogs for The New York Times, "The Principles of Uncertainty" which was subsequently published as a book, and "And The Pursuit of Happiness" will be published later in October. A picture book for young readers, "13 Words," with the author Daniel Handler, will also be available in October.