Piece description from the artist
The Sugar Forest is home to the most vibrant colored land in all of the world. Here is a rare glimpse of the animals that inhabit the area.
Jared Konopitksi is an artist whose work has been shown not just in United States, but in Canada, Ecuador, Norway, Italy, and the United Kingdom.
He has exhibited at the "Crocker Art Museum":http://crockerartmuseum.org/; been featured on "KVIE PBS":http://www.kvie.org/; and, as a member of the Scary Art Collective, done comic-strip illustrations for Nic Caesar’s “Mosquito and Spider.” You can find his work in such publications as "Juxtapoz":http://www.juxtapoz.com/, Heavy Metal Magazine, "Fringe":http://www.fringemagazine.org/, "SubMerge":http://submergemag.com/ and "Wow! Cool’s Psycho Nurse Calendar":http://wowcool.com/engine/releases/psycho-nurse-2011-calendar.
In addition to painting, Jared creates toys and curates art shows, seminars, and workshops. He has curated several shows for Sacramento’s Vox Gallery, including, not surprisingly, one called “Godzilla vs. Art.”