I recently had the opportunity to work on a cover illustration for the New York Times Business Section. Can't thank Art Director Minh Uong and Illustrator Jamey Christoph enough for the assignment! I had a great time with it.
The article is about Wallstreet investors looking to the Chinese market for new opportunity during the real estate market crash of the mid 2000's. What they found was an exciting new property developer named Kaisa that as it turns out was too good to be true.
Read it here.
Included is the final painting as well as the sketch we went with.