Donald Tarallo

Communications Media School of Arts and Sciences
Donald Tarallo, MFA, Graphic Design, Communications Media
978.665.4473 Office: Conlon Hall 314
Office Hours
Fall 2022

Tuesdays 12:20 PM to 1:50 PM
Thursdays 12:20 to 1:50 PM


Courses Taught

Color Dynamics (COMM 2012)
Typeface Design (COMM 2200)
Web Design (COMM 3305)
Web Design Basics (COMM 3306)
Introduction to Graphic Design (COMM 3810)
Intermediate Graphic Design (COMM 3820)
Typography (COMM 3880)
Computer Graphic Design (COMM 3890)
Image and Design (COMM 3900)
Advanced Graphic Design (COMM 3950)


Advanced Design Studies, Basel School of Design​, Switzerland
M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design (Graphic Design)
B.A., Clark University (Studio Arts with a concentration in Graphic Design)

Typeface design, Italian typography, and design
Screen-based typography
Design activism
Visual poetics

Universal design and design for accessibility

Executive Director, United Design Alliance, Seoul, South Korea
Typeface Designer and Graphic Designer at Tarallo Design


Pinhole Photography, Media Wall, Fitchburg State University 

"The 9th United Designs: Messages to Humanity." International Poster Exhibition. Liechtenstein National Museum, 
Vaduz, Liechtenstein.

"Evolution of Italian Typography." Italian-American Cultural Center, Worcester, Massachusetts 
"8th United Designs Biannual Intl. Graphic Design Exhibition." 
Yean Gallery, Jeju, Korea

SAPPI Ideas that Matter grant recipient and People’s Voice Winner

"Street Modulations." Gene J. DeFeudis Italian-American Cultural Center, Worcester, Massachusetts.

"Love Letters." Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts.

"Roman Letterforms." Italian Consulate, Boston, Massachusetts.

"5th United Designs Biannual Intl. Graphic Design Exhibition." Cyprus.

TypeCon (Society of Typographic Aficionados) conference.
Los Angeles, California.