The New School Archives Digital Collections

Michael Kalil papers 1966-2004 (bulk 1966-1991)

Collection, KA01190

About

Michael Kalil (1943-1991) was an interior architect, philosopher, educator and artist, known for his innovative work with new materials and for humanizing digital technologies. From 1981 to 1991, he was the principal of Kalil Designs/Kalil Studio, a firm that specialized in high profile commercial, prototype and theoretical, and residential design commissions. Kalil also was an adjunct faculty member at the Parsons School of Design, and taught at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. The collection includes Kalil's personal and professional papers, including original artwork, sketchbooks, journals, photographs, project records, architectural drawings, photoprints and sketches, design prototypes, and posthumous materials.

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Collection Guide

Guide to the Michael Kalil papers

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Ames Research Center
Jean Gardner
Marc M. Cohen
Karyn Issa Ginsberg
Peter Barna
Beverly Russell
Brian Kramer
Parsons School of Design
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
NASA
Armstrong World Industries