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Massimo Vignelli has left the hospital to spend his last few days at home in New York, and his family reports that the influential designer would enjoy reading letters from those he has inspired. "I know that one of Massimo's biggest fantasies has been to attend his own funeral," says Michael Bierut, who worked with Vignelli. "This will be the next best thing."

Massimo Vignelli Is Gravely Ill, Requesting Letters | Co.Design