[ Posted: Mar 14, 2011 ]
Michael Morgenstern had the privilege of illustrating the cover for this week's Economist, titled "Bamboo capitalism". There are businessmen steering red butterflies through a thriving bamboo forest. The image is meant to show how the entrepreneurial spirit of individual businessmen is what drives China's rapid growth and productivity. Kudos to the keen artistic vision and collaboration of Graeme James, Art director. This issue is on the newsstands now.