Simonetta Nieto is an art director, graphic designer and journalist from Mexico based in New York.
Her work specializes in brand identity systems, art direction and editorial direction. Currently, she is an Art Director at The New York Times. She has produced work with Surface magazine, Texas Monthly, adidas Originals, Blu Dot, MoMA Design Store, 2x4, Rockwell Group, The Huffington Post and others.
Previously, she worked on a year-long self-published project called Date Paper. The publication aims to make its readers more mindful of the planet and each other with recipes, interviews, tips and comics. The project strives to connect communities and raise awareness of social, racial and environmental injustices in the food industry and beyond.
Links Working Not Working Mag Newspaper Club AIGA: Eye on Design Select Talks, Awards, and Jury 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