DUSTIN MATTAIO MARA (he) is a curious designer whose passion and work explore the intersection between language, culture, and typography.

Mara graduated cum laude with a BDes in visual communciation design and a BA in international studies. His knowledge of type design is self-taught with the careful guidance of industry-leading mentors. His expertise in visual systems and typography comes from vocational experience on top of a foundational multidisciplinary design education. He has experience in studio, agency, and independent business settings.

He is currently pursuing further education in type design at TypeParis.