"Jackie Robinson Brooklyn Nets Jersey," created by Jeff Rothberg, 2012 (Photo Credit: Angela Lowe)

 

About

Jeff Rothberg is a true New York City artist, born in Manhattan and raised out in Brooklyn. Besides creating art since he was a young lad, Jeff is a graduate of Pratt Institute (Brooklyn, NY) where he received his BFA in Communication Design. He's best known for his digital and fine art work.

His influences include Jackie Robinson, Michael Jordan, Don Mattingly, Ken Griffey Jr., Deion Sanders, Steven Spielberg, Spike Lee, Bill Murray, Adam Sandler, Jim Carrey, Michael Jackson, Beastie Boys, Dave Grohl, The Notorious B.I.G., Jay-Z, Nas, Timbaland, Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Van Gogh, Lichtenstein, Norman Rockwell, James Rizzi, Keith Haring, Shepard Fairey (Obey), Banksy and Frank Morrison. Some of Jeff's mediums consist of graphic design, painting, drawing, clothing, photography, silk screen, lino print, stained glass, ceramics and videography.

Jeff has worked with clients such as Universal Music Group, Bad Boy Records, MMG, MTV, VH1, BK / NJ Nets, FCRC, Monami Entertainment, DECON / Mass Appeal, Surf School Recordings, Puff Daddy, Rick Ross, French Montana, Dead Prez, producer Harry Fraud, director Marcus A. Clarke, Lil' Cease, Styles P, Chinx Drugz, Chef Jenna, G-Dep, Sean Price, Shabaam Sahdeeq, Steve Frawst, Defiant Realty, Village Preschool Center, Reading Partners and Reading Rescue.

Some of Jeff's notable works include creating and art directing the album cover art for French Montana's hit singles "Shot Caller," "Shot Caller Remix" and "Everything's A Go." His most recent highly successful pieces, "BATTLE IN BROOKLYN,” “I SIT WITH KAEPERNICK” and “ALL FUN AND GAMES" have continued to catapult his name toward being one of the more creative and smart-assed artists in the world.