Shirley Glaser Biography
Shirley Glaser who was born as Shirley Girton Glaser is an American born photographer best known for being the wife of the late Milton Glasser. Milton was an American graphic designer who revolutionized the visuals of advertising in the 1960s and 1970s.
Shirley is known for designing the I ❤ NY logo, the psychedelic Bob Dylan poster, and the logos for DC Comics and Brooklyn Brewery.
Shirley Glaser Age
Shirley who was born as Shirley Girton Glaser has not revealed her exact date of birth nor her birthplace. This information will soon be updated.
Shirley Glaser Education
Glaser studied photography and art at The Cooper Union. She later moved to Italy after marriage where she continued her studies at the Academy of Fine Arts.
Shirley Glaser Career
Shirley started her career as a children’s book author after their return to the US.
Shirley Glaser Husband
Girton Glaser and Milton Glaser have been married for over sixty years. The couple met each other during an interview that Milton had gone to attend.
Glaser went to work at a package design office, where he stayed until he got into Cooper Union. “After I got out of Cooper I worked there for a little while again, and then I went to Bologna. And while I was in Bologna, I got a letter from the owner of the studio that said they had hired a new girl who was better and smarter than I was.”
“Yeah! Oh yeah, oh, I have to tell you this story! It was particularly because she could match colors faster.” The job entailed painting sample color swatches to match the pre-made ones, and the colors had to be exact. “So I’d sit and paint until I got the right color. Anyway, that person was Shirley. Then I met her at a welcome home party, and I said, ‘Look. How did you paint those swatches so fast?”
Shirley Glaser Husband Death
Shirley’s husband Milton Glaser died of a stroke and renal failure in New York City on his 91st birthday on June 26th. This was according to the information his husband told the New York Times. Fans of his work took to social media after hearing the news of his death to send their tributes.
Shirley Glaser Children
There are no records showing that Milton had any sons or daughters with his wife Shirley. Chances are the couple who had no children of their own. They did not also have any adopted children. This information will soon be updated.
Shirley Glaser Net Worth
She has not revealed her net worth. Shirley is a simple person and never likes to attract public attention by publicly displaying her wealth. However, this section is under review, we will update you when details about her net worth are revealed.