Fernando Capeto is the Senior Art Director at Forbes. He previously worked as an Art Director for The New York Times’s T Brand Studio. Read more

Fernando currently leads the digital art production at Forbes. With few (amazing) people, the art team produced over 700 custom news articles in 2022, working alongside multiple writers and editors. These include conceptual illustrations and photography, complex graphics, and interactive layouts (most of Forbes’ work presented on this site was done in-house).

For more than a decade, Fernando has collaborated with clients from the cultural and commercial sectors on various projects, including identities, websites, posters, exhibitions, books, and other print and digital publications.

He grew up in Sao Paulo and lives in Jersey City. He also serves as a volunteer board member for the non-profit organization Instituto Bem do Estar, using his expertise as Creative Director to help raise awareness for mental health.

Awards:
2023 | Webby People’s Voice Winner: Websites and Mobile Sites, Business Blog/Website
2023 | Webby Winner: Websites and Mobile Sites, Business Blog/Website
2023 | American Illustration 42: Selected Winner
2022 | The Webby Awards Nominee: Websites and Mobile Sites, Business Blog/Website
2022 | The Webby Awards Nominee: Websites and Mobiles Sites, Best Use of Photography
2022 | The Webby Awards Honoree: Websites and Mobile Sites, Education
2022 | American Illustration 41: Selected Winner
2021 | Digiday Media Awards Nomination: Best Brand Partnership
2021 | Digiday Media Awards Nomination: Best Content Studio: T Brand at The New York Times
2020 | Media Post Creative Media Awards Finalist: Print 
2020 | The Drum Marketing Awards US Nominee: Category: Finance and Professional
2019 | Cannes Lions: Print & Publishing Finalist   
2019 | Adweek’s Media Plan of the Year Winner: Category: Best Use Of Native Advertising
2018 | The Webby Awards Nominee: Advertising, Media & PR: Best Use of Native Advertising
2022 | American Illustration 41: Selected Winner2022 | American Illustration 41: Selected Winner

Clients include:
— BMW
— City of New York
— Dropbox
— Facebook
— Google
— Gucci
— Sotheby's
— Spotify
— The New York Times
— The Smithsonian Museum

More information:
—fernandocapeto@proton.me
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All work on this site © Fernando capeto 2023

A Guide To The Private Jets Owned By Sanctioned Russian Billionaires

2022 — art direction

Forbes

Hoops ‘Armageddon’: Duke vs. North Carolina

2022 — art direction

Forbes

A Case for Keeping it Random

2021 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Dashlane

The Highest-Paid Dead Celebrities

2021 — art direction

Forbes

Biden’s First Year: An Economic Scorecard

2022 — art direction

Forbes

First Time In 25 Years: Donald Trump Falls Off The Forbes 400

2021 — art direction for the Billionaires editorial package

Forbes

Forbes NFT Cover

2021 — art direction

Forbes

Behind the 5G Experience

2020 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Verizon

Welcome To “Billionaires’ Dirt Road”

2021 — art direction

Forbes

The Best Global Crypto Exchanges

2022 — art direction

Forbes

An Ode to New York This Summer

2020 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x NYC

Covid Year Three Will Be Better

2022 — art direction for the Covid Year 3 editorial package

Forbes

The Highest-Paid Oscar Nominees 2021

2021 — art direction

Forbes

The Making Of New York’s $150 Million ‘Cannabis Campus’

2021 — art direction and illustration

Forbes

How Accurate Are Hit Songs?

2017 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Spotify

Guccy × Ignasi: Burnt Dream

2017 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Gucci

Is Your CBD Oil Legit?

2019 — art direction

The New York Times x Verizon

Postcards from Florida

2020 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Visit Florida

Night Swim

2019 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Vince

T Brand Studio Website and CMS

2020 — art direction

T Brand at The New York Times

Networked: The 5G Future

2020 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Verizon

Setting the Bar

2020 — design, front-end development

The New York Times x CBS All Access

Real Estate, Remotely

2020 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Sotheby's

It All Adds Up

2019 — interaction and layout design

The New York Times x Love, Beauty and Planet

Paula Abreu Pita

2020 — art direction

Paula Abreu Pita

The PC Is Ready to Grow Up

2018 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Qualcomm

‘No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man’

2018 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x The Smithsonian

Can Whale Snot Save Our Oceans?

2017 — design, front-end development

The New York Times x Intel

(Project Class Control)

2021 — lorem ipsum dolor

Larry Ipsum x The World

It’s Possible to Design a Workspace That Employees Love. Here’s How.

2018 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Verizon

How Heart (and Cookies) Rebuilt a Chicago Community

2018 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x US Bank

What We Learned From 3 Historic Diseases

2018 — design lead

The New York Times x Bayer

From Wilderness to Wellness

2019 — design, front-end development

The New York Times x Traditional Medicinals

Innovation Uncovered (Podcast)

2020 — art direction

The New York Times x Invesco

The Kindness Contributors

2020 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x PayPal

‘Tis Just Before the Holidays, and Your Shopping Isn’t Done...

2020 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x Capital One

Retirement in America Today

2020 — art direction

The New York Times x Alliance

Small Changes, Real Impact

2020 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x 3M

How to Spend 3 Days in a Coastal Paradise

2020 — art direction, front-end development

The New York Times x The Beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel

Diamond Mining Comes of Age

2017 — design, front-end development

The New York Times x DPA