Matt Rota is an illustrator living and working in Brooklyn New York, and is an instructor at the School of Visual Arts and the Maryland Institute College of Art. His clients include The New York Times, The New Yorker, Criterion, The LA Times, The New Republic, VH1, Fast Company, McSweeny's, Foreign Policy Magazine, Smithsonian Magazine, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, Chronicle Books, Medium, Pro Publica, The Center For Investigative Research, Columbia Journalism Review, GQ Italy, Vice, and more. He has received awards and recognition from the Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts, 3x3 Magazine, Spectrum, American Illustration, and Luerzer's Archive. His drawings have been displayed at galleries in New York, Paris and Los Angeles. He is also the author of the book The Art of Ballpoint, a survey of contemporary ballpoint pen drawing available from Rockport Press.
Black & White, Digital, Figurative, Fine Art, Gouache, Graphic, Impressionistic, Line, Line with Color, Painterly, Pen & Ink, Pencil, Realism, Texture, Watercolor
Action, Adventure, Animals, Architecture, Book Covers, Children, Computers, Editorial, Family, Food, Futuristic, Historical, Holidays, Industrial, Landscape, Leisure, Music, Mystery, Nature, Packaging, People, Political, Portrait, Posters, Religious, Romance, Science, Scientific, Sci-Fi, Transportation, Travel, Wildlife, Americana, Agriculture, Lifestyle, Feminine, Masculine, Spiritual, Youth, Ethnic, Edgy, Environmental, Grunge, Urban