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Feb 9 / 2011

National Endowment for the Humanities Funds RIT Preservation Projects

The Wallace Center received a Preservation Assistance Grant through the NEH We the People Initiative. Funds will be used to improve the storage of nearly 2,000 19th and 20th century posters that are part of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection, which...
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Feb 1 / 2011

New book on the Bentons makes extensive use of collection holdings

Patricia Cost began researching the Bentons in the early 1980s. The results of her efforts were initially published as a master’s thesis at Rochester Institute of Technology and generated inquiries from around the world since, due to the nature of...
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Nov 15 / 2010

Famous Funnies: Comic Books Donated to Cary Collection

We don’t need a superhero to tell us comic books are still a child’s best imaginary friend. And for one Rochester Institute of Technology alumnus, collecting comic books became more than a hobby—it became a “cosmic-sized vision.” ...
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Sep 16 / 2010

Vignelli Center for Design Studies opens

The iconic work of international designers Massimo and Lella Vignelli is now permanently archived at a new design center, the Vignelli Center for Design Studies, set to open Sept. 16, 2010 on the campus of Rochester Institute of Technology. An...
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