Google celebrates birth anniversary of Altina Schinasi, Designer of Iconic Cat-Eye Glasses

Google is celebrating the 116th birthday of American designer Altina 'Tina' Shinasi.

Altina Shinasi who is known for designing 'cat-eye' eyeglass frames.

Altina Shinasi who is an American designer famous for designing 'cat-eye' eyeglass frames.

The Google search engine is celebrating Shinasi's life through its doodle on August 4, on the occasion of his 116th birthday.

Born on this day in 1907 in Manhattan, New York to immigrant parents, Shinasi's artistic journey took her from the streets to the vibrant art scene of Paris.

Altina Schinasi worked as a window dresser for several stores along Fifth Avenue and honed her artistic skills at The Art Students League in New York City.

Altina had the privilege of collaborating with and learning from artistic giants such as Salvador Dali and George Grosz.

Google Doodle celebrates Altina Schinasi 116th Birthday