Cipe Pineles

Cipe Pineles: Zoo - Parsons’ Design for Environment Competition poster

Cipe Pineles – Vogue

Graphic designer and art director Cipe Pineles—of Seventeen, Charm, and Mademoiselle magazines—was the first independent female American graphic designer.

Seventeen  Cipe Pineles  After 10 years as art director of Glamour, Pineles moved to Seventeen, the first magazine for teenage girls, for which she commissioned the best artists of the time. This cover of the July 1949 issue illustrates her eye for detail and inventive approach to graphic design – what appears to be a mirror image was carefully nuanced to create a more interesting trompe l'oeil.

Seventeen - Cipe Pineles - July 1949 "what appears to be a mirror image was carefully nuanced to create a more interesting trompe l'oeil.

Cipe Pineles- ‘Parsons Bread’, book cover sketch, 1973   http://stbride.org/public/friends/conference/twentiethcenturygraphiccommunication/CipePineles.html

Cipe Pineles- ‘Parsons Bread’, book cover sketch, 1973 http://stbride.org/public/friends/conference/twentiethcenturygraphiccommunication/CipePineles.html

Marjorie Hillis, New York Fair or No Fair A Guide For The Woman Vacationist. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1939. Jacket illustration by Cipe Pineles.

Marjorie Hillis, New York Fair or No Fair A Guide For The Woman Vacationist. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company, Jacket illustration by Cipe Pineles.

Charm, January 1954   Location:   RIT Library   http://library.rit.edu/gda/designer/cipe-pineles

Charm cover January 1954 (art directed by Cipe Pineles) - shows contrast in b&w and running text as backdrop = new and experimental ideas at time.

Cipe PinelesLook at the composition of the elements in her layouts. She used scale and proportion to create a sense of depth and movement in the page.

Cipe Pineles - Look at the composition of the elements in her layouts. She used scale and proportion to create a sense of depth and movement in the page.

Corned Beef and Caviar (For the Live-Aloner) cover by Cipe Pineles.

Corned Beef and Caviar (For the Live-Aloner) cover by Cipe Pineles.

Design History Mashup: Cipe Pineles

Design History Mashup: Cipe Pineles

Potato instructions ("taters, spuds, murphies") by Cipe Pineles 1948 via @thinkstudionyc

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“Potato instructions ("taters, spuds, murphies") by Cipe Pineles 1948

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