Stephen Rooney

Artist + Stephen Rooney

I was born and raised in New Orleans. My current paintings are reflections of protected swamplands that surround the city. 

I have a BFA in Painting from The Maryland Institute College of Art, I have attended The Art Students League of New York, and The University of Minnesota's Fine Arts Program.

My paintings are primarily interpretations of feeling experienced in the landscape. Color, form, and light can often become heightened or distorted to evoke a feeling. I treat each painting as a glimpse, where details and nuances are perceived quickly. I find a rhythm in the landscape, which I use to make connections between forms and create a flow across the painting.







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Gabrielle Tolliver Painting
Gabrielle Tolliver
Touch of Magenta - Geode
Lori Sperier Mixed Media / Painting
Lori Sperier
Wildlife
Mary Singleton Painting
Mary Singleton
Science Mural
Brent Houzenga Painting
Brent Houzenga
Aftermath
Rebecca Birtel Madura Painting
Rebecca Birtel Madura
Shattered Shorty
Patrick Henry Victory Arts
Painting
Patrick Henry
Swamp Goddess Print
Saegan Swanson Painting
Saegan Swanson
Confluence of Emotions in a Field
Donald Fontenot Painting
Donald Fontenot
Fragility- Fine Art Print
Kate Hanrahan Illustration / Mixed Media / Painting
Kate Hanrahan
"The March"
Meghan Methe Painting
Meghan Methe
A Snowbird's Winter
Michael Eble Painting
Michael Eble
Buddy Bolden
Connie Kittok Painting
Connie Kittok
Scene from 'Alligator' (1980)
Thomas Deaton Painting
Thomas Deaton
Orgullo
MILAGROS Collective Painting
MILAGROS Collective
Ascending Trees
Louise Guidry Encaustic / Monotype / Painting / Printmaking
Louise Guidry
Glissando
Connor McManus Mixed Media / Painting
Connor McManus
Okra Farms: Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA
Miro Hoffmann Painting
Miro Hoffmann
Kermit Ruffins : BBQ swinger
Gabriel Flores New Orleans Paint and Design
Painting
Gabriel Flores
Watson 101 Print
Bruce Corona Drawing / Mixed Media / Painting
Bruce Corona
Tylor and His Dog Lemon
Paige DeVries Painting
Paige DeVries
Aggressive or Soft
Katie Yaquinto Painting
Katie Yaquinto
Awake Print on Cotton Paper
Josie Azuma Painting
Josie Azuma
Chartreuse
Brett Henderson Painting
Brett Henderson
Le Bon Temp Roule
Nurhan Gokturk Illustration / Painting
Nurhan Gokturk
"Hubig Pies and a Barq's"
John Turner Painting
John Turner
Festival des Acadiens
Devin De Wulf Folk / Outsider Art / Painting / Photography
Devin De Wulf
Uptown Ruler
Nicole Ockmond Painting
Nicole Ockmond
Blushing Oyster Original Painting
Sarah Nelson Sarah Nelson Fine Art
Painting
Sarah Nelson
Blue Notecard
Shelby Little Painting
Shelby Little
Zulu Uptown
Sean Randall Painting
Sean Randall
"India"
Ceaux . Ceaux Artwork
Painting
Ceaux .
Lenny
Lionel Milton Elleone
Painting
Lionel Milton
Dr. John: "The Night Tripper"
Max Bernardi Painting
Max Bernardi
Golden Hour
Anne Blenker Painting
Anne Blenker
'Mono No Aware' Fine Art Print
Heather Bird Harris Painting
Heather Bird Harris
Infinite Sadness
Jeremy Paten Mixed Media / Painting
Jeremy Paten
Waiter/Waitress
Alexandra Kilburn Illustration / Painting
Alexandra Kilburn
Hurricane Season homage to Trombone Shorty
George McClements Painting
George McClements
Circus Pig – on Chartres Near NOCCA
Ramiro Diaz Painting
Ramiro Diaz
Blue Roots 1
Emma Fick Painting
Emma Fick
Pictures at an Exhibition
Stephanie Reed Painting
Stephanie Reed
The Blues
Darlene Langendonk Art Impressions
Painting
Darlene Langendonk
No Coasters Needed
Kristen Albrecht Mixed Media / Painting
Kristen Albrecht
The Neighborhood
Ella Albrecht Painting
Ella Albrecht
Bicycle in the Marigny
Lyla Clayre Illustration / Painting
Lyla Clayre
The Godfather of Soul
Lucille Anderson Lucille Blues
Painting
Lucille Anderson
Alejandra
Katie Kut Painting
Katie Kut
Yugen - Archival Print of Mixed Media Abstract on Watercolor Paper
Rachel Rice-Baham Painting / Mixed Media
Rachel Rice-Baham
Bird Watching
Ember Soberman Painting / Mixed Media
Ember Soberman
Clouds Uplifting
Daryl D. Johnson Painting
Daryl D. Johnson
Temperance (XIV)
Margaux Hymel Art by Gaux Gaux
Painting
Margaux Hymel
Landscape Layers
Kat Ryalls Painting
Kat Ryalls
Meeting Notes #185
Sean Clark Painting
Sean Clark
Mardi Gras Ball
Lee Morais Painting
Lee Morais
Abstract #2
Toné Lowe Painting
Toné Lowe
Red Cloud 12.01
George Dolgy Painting
George Dolgy
High Tide
Debbie Boyd Painting
Debbie Boyd
Limerita Angelica
Rayne Bories Painting
Rayne Bories
Tomb of The Unknown Slave
Queen Hope Parker Queen Hope Poetic Art
Painting
Queen Hope Parker
Counting Her Chickens
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly Gator Girl Art
Painting
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly
Grey Green Ladder
Julie Silvers Julie Silvers Art
Painting
Julie Silvers
Summer Song
Anne McLeod Painting
Anne McLeod
Head to Toe
Kris Muntan Painting
Kris Muntan
Unbroken Shadows
Blair Dupre Painting
Blair Dupre
Terrance Strikes a Pose on Lafitte Street
Drew Cooke Mixed Media / Painting
Drew Cooke
Close Encounter
Maddie Stratton Painting
Maddie Stratton
Land Before Time II
Leroy Miranda Jr. Painting
Leroy Miranda Jr.
seen
Jessica Strahan JHand Paints
Painting
Jessica Strahan
Harley Baby
Rise Delmar Ochsner Painting
Rise Delmar Ochsner
Pink Cadillac
Cheryl Anne Grace Painting
Cheryl Anne Grace
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