Artist, Amazing Forest
Matt Rota is New York-based illustrator and fine artist specializing in narrative technique with watercolor and ink media. He currently teaches undergraduate courses in fine art and illustration at the School of Visual Art in New York City and The Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore. His clients include The New York Times, McSweeney’s, The Washington Post and other publications. His drawings and prints have been shown in galleries in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Paris and other international locations. He has received recognition and awards from American Illustration, Communication Arts, 3×3 Magazine, Creative Quarterly, Spectrum, The Society of Illustrators, and Lurzer’s Int’l Archive, where he was listed as one of the top 200 illustrators worldwide.