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Graphic designer

Peter Joseph Bertolami, American graphic designer. Recipient Special award United States Treasury, 1979, 80, 81, Communicator of Year award United States Treasury, 1982.


Bertolami, Peter Joseph was born on September 27, 1937 in Medford, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Joseph C. and Frances (Caliri) Bertolami.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design, 1962. Postgraduate, School Visual Arts, 1982. Postgraduate, New York Institute of Technology, 1983.


Designer Los Angeles Peters Associates, Boston, 1962-1963. Assistant art director Fuller, Smith & Ross, New York City, 1963-1964. Promotion designer Esquire magazine, 1964-1965.

Promotion art director Lucci Studio, 1965-1967. Art director American Telephone & Telegraph Company, 1967-1978, art director, supervisor, 1978-1984. Creative director, president Graphic Identity Incorporated, New York York City and Brookfield, Connecticut, since 1984.

Consultant in field.


Consultant Danbury (Connecticut) United Way, 1984-1988. Chairman historic publications Town of Brookfield (Connecticut), since 1976. Judge Art Directors Club, New York City, 1982-1986.

Member New York Type Directors Club, New York Art Directors Club, New York Society Illustrators, One Club.


  • Other Interests

    Architectural restoration, t shirt designs.


Married Arline Mary Sparks, May 25, 1963. Children: Maria, Paul.

Joseph C. Bertolami

Frances (Caliri) Bertolami

Arline Mary Sparks

Maria Bertolami

Paul Bertolami