Cipe Pineles (Fine Arts, Alumna)

Seventeen (July 1949), cover
Hearst Communications, Inc.

After becoming the first female art director of a mass-market magazine, Pineles was hired to art direct Hearst's recently launched Seventeen magazine, a sophisticated new publication for teenage girls. Credited with introducing the use of fine artists to illustrate mass-market publications, Pineles was made a medalist of the professional design organization AIGA in 1996.