The New Yorker’s Fresh Tracks

Feb 4, 2013 cover of The New Yorker

I’m thrilled to share the cover of this week’s New Yorker Magazine. It features a brilliant illustration, dubbed “Fresh Tracks,” by German artist and designer, Birgit Schössow. The work shows an early-bird skier carving across the pristine white page. In doing so, she reveals a trail of words under the surface. The image is compelling for both its purity – so rare in magazine cover art – and its clever suggestion at the contents within. “Fresh Tracks” simultaneously appeals to snow junkies and literary geeks. Bravo Birgit!

source: The New Yorker
written by: Nancy H.

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One response to “The New Yorker’s Fresh Tracks

  1. Thanks for the wonderful article…from my favorite blog!

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