Michael Morgenstern illustrates for many of the leading magazine and book publishers in the United States and around the globe.  He was selected as one of the "best 200 illustrators worldwide" and one of the "best 200 digital artists worldwide" by Lurzer's Archive.  He has been recognized by Print, American Illustration, Spectrum and Folio.  His personal work appears in many private collections.

Illustration clients include: The Economist Magazine, Adobe, The New York Times, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Random House, Newsweek, The New Yorker, The LA Times, Farrar Strauss & Giroux, Johns Hopkins University, Forbes, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, The Wall Street Journal, Sherwinn Williams, The World Bank, New York University, Ten Speed Press, Vintage Books, ABA Journal, Investment News, Houghton Mifflin, Harvard, Duke University, The Kellogg School of Management, Utne Reader, Sony Music, Stanford Alumni, Earth Island Journal, The New Scientist, Adweek, The Writer’s Guild, The College Board, Voices & Visions, Shape Magazine, Binghamton University, Beloit College, Barnard College, Computerworld Magazine, Princeton University, Pittsburg University, Swarthmore College, University of California, Macworld, PC World, Bloomberg Wealth Manager, Contemporary Psychiatry, Dana Foundation, Science Magazine, Security Management Magazine, Consumer’s Digest, American Way, American Lawyer, Contemporary Pediatrics Magazine, Health Forum, Weekly Reader, The Progressive, Popular Science, Psychology Today, American Medical Association, HR Magazine, Diver Magazine, Scholastic, Yale New Haven Health, University of Minnesota, Georgetown University, Trusteeship Magazine, Science News, Momentum Magazine, University of California, Purdue University, Hotelier Magazine, Common Ground Magazine, The Washington Lawyer Magazine, The Washingtonian, Columbia University Magazine, Experience Life Magazine, Government Executive, Seattle Magazine,  Zwierciadlo Magazine, Hadassa, CIO Magazine, Cleveland Magazine, Oxford American, Read Magazine, Bike Magazine, InformationWeek, The Santa Fe Reporter, and The Times of London, among others.