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Donald Mulligan grew up near Chicago, Illinois and settled in New York City after college, study and work in France and travels in Europe. He worked as graphic designer for Life magazine, art director on MD magazine and AD magazine before establishing his own design and illustration studio in 1982.

Don continues to paint and illustrate. His clients include Spanish and Greek tourist offices, The Wall Street Journal, Diversion magazine and Chase Bank. He has written, illustrated and published a series of 14 travel articles, the latest on the paradors of Spain.

Importantly, Don currently is an Adjunct Professor at FIT, where he teaches classes in creativity, advertising design and color.

Throughout his career Mulligan has developed and exhibited a variety of paintings, graphics and watercolors. Shows in New York include  Unicorn Gallery in SoHo and John O'Rourke on Madison Avenue.

Currently his Paintings on Wood can be seen at An American Craftsman Gallery at 52nd and 7th Avenue in New York City. A recent one man show was held at the Figureworks Gallery in Williamsburg , Brooklyn.

Don and his wife Jane Volpe , a watercolorist, hold semi annual Open studios in their Central Park West home. Studio visits are welcome anytime.


Client List: Wall Street Journal, Federal Express, Mount Sinai Hospital, Chocolatier Magazine, TV Guide, Spanish Tourist Office, Greek Tourist Office, Harcourt Brace, Diversion Magazine, Voyageur Magazine, South Street Seaport Museum, Villeroy and Boch, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, Dow Chemical, SanFran Video, Pace Communications, Reader's Digest...

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