Mina Greenstein, Art’56
VP Faculty-Student, Council
New York, NY
At Cooper :
Graphic Designer, Art Director in book publishing. Orchard Books – Art Director for trade juvenile books; oversaw art direction, design and production for approx. 50 titles per year. Alfred A Knopf – Associate Art Director for Juvenile Books; oversaw art and design for approx. 20 books per year. In addition I have designed books for Simon & Schuster, Harry Abrams, William Morrow, Random House and Bradbury Press. Free lance graphic designer for educational publishers, calendars, promotional materials. Books have received: AIGA Best Books, Bookbinders’ Guild Awards. In addition, books I have worked on have received Newberry and Caldecott Medals, Boston Globe/Horn Book Award, Coretta Scott King Award.
Graphic Designer, Art Director in book publishing for trade and juvenile books; oversaw art direction, design and production.
My commitment to Cooper comes from a desire to give back to this unique institution the help it needs to succeed in maintaining its ideals for future generations. My participation on the Art School Administration Committee has shown me the dedication and commitment of the professional staff, who continue to maintain Cooper’s policy of excellence.
Three Bullet Points About You:
I consider myself to be a realistic yet independent person who can work in and with committees for a desired goal.