Simonetta Nieto is an art director and designer originally from Piedras Negras, Mexico based in Brooklyn.
Her work specializes in brand identity systems, art direction and editorial direction. Currently, she is an Art Director at The New York Times. She is the former Art Director of Surface magazine and has produced work with Texas Monthly, adidas Originals, Blu Dot, MoMA Design Store, 2x4, Rockwell Group, The Huffington Post and others.
Press Working Not Working Mag Newspaper Club AIGA: Eye on Design Select Talks, Awards and Jury 2020 - Pratt Instititute, Advocating for Diversity and Equity, Panelist 2019 - Society of Illustrators, Illustrator 62, Judge
2018 - Milan Design Award for Best Engagement, The Diner
2018 - On Air Fest, Panel Moderator and Curator
2018 - American Society of Magazine Editors, Surface, Best Cover Finalist
Education The University of Texas, Bachelor of Journalism Copy and Design Concentration, 2012