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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Jeremy Paten
Temperance (XIV)
Margaux Hymel Art by Gaux Gaux
Painting
Margaux Hymel
A Snowbird's Winter
Michael Eble Painting
Michael Eble
LYRS
Gabrielle Tolliver Painting
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High Tide
Debbie Boyd Painting
Debbie Boyd
Wildlife
Mary Singleton Painting
Mary Singleton
Pink Cadillac
Cheryl Anne Grace Painting
Cheryl Anne Grace
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Katie Yaquinto Painting
Katie Yaquinto
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Kris Muntan Painting
Kris Muntan
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Lyla Clayre Illustration / Painting
Lyla Clayre
Blue Roots 1
Emma Fick Painting
Emma Fick
Kermit Ruffins : BBQ swinger
Gabriel Flores New Orleans Paint and Design
Painting
Gabriel Flores
Banana flower 2
Katie Kut Painting
Katie Kut
Ascending Trees
Louise Guidry Encaustic / Monotype / Painting / Printmaking
Louise Guidry
Fragility- Fine Art Print
Kate Hanrahan Illustration / Mixed Media / Painting
Kate Hanrahan
Watson 101 Print
Bruce Corona Drawing / Mixed Media / Painting
Bruce Corona
Scene from 'Alligator' (1980)
Thomas Deaton Painting
Thomas Deaton
Aftermath
Rebecca Birtel Madura Painting
Rebecca Birtel Madura
Tylor and His Dog Lemon
Paige DeVries Painting
Paige DeVries
"Suyeni"
Brett Henderson Painting
Brett Henderson
"A Rose For Jim"
Meghan Methe Painting
Meghan Methe
Pictures at an Exhibition
Stephanie Reed Painting
Stephanie Reed
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Rachel Rice-Baham Painting / Mixed Media
Rachel Rice-Baham
Red Cloud 12.01
George Dolgy Painting
George Dolgy
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Josie Azuma Painting
Josie Azuma
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Painting
Ceaux .
Close Encounter
Maddie Stratton Painting
Maddie Stratton
Golden Hour Heron
Lorin Vieira Painting
Lorin Vieira
Abstract #2
Toné Lowe Painting
Toné Lowe
Terrance Strikes a Pose on Lafitte Street
Drew Cooke Mixed Media / Painting
Drew Cooke
Blue Notecard
Shelby Little Painting
Shelby Little
Glissando
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Connor McManus
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Kristen Albrecht
Grey Green Ladder
Julie Silvers Julie Silvers Art
Painting
Julie Silvers
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Patrick Henry Victory Arts
Painting
Patrick Henry
Landscape Layers
Kat Ryalls Painting
Kat Ryalls
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Heather Bird Harris
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Painting
Lionel Milton
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Daryl D. Johnson Painting
Daryl D. Johnson
Unbroken Shadows
Blair Dupre Painting
Blair Dupre
Le Bon Temp Roule
Nurhan Gokturk Illustration / Painting
Nurhan Gokturk
Land Before Time II
Leroy Miranda Jr. Painting
Leroy Miranda Jr.
The Source
Sean Clark Painting
Sean Clark
Summer Song
Anne McLeod Painting
Anne McLeod
Tomb of The Unknown Slave
Queen Hope Parker Queen Hope Poetic Art
Painting
Queen Hope Parker
Dream Little Chief
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly Gator Girl Art
Painting
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly
Limerita Angelica
Rayne Bories Painting
Rayne Bories
The Blues
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Painting
Darlene Langendonk
Touch of Magenta - Geode
Lori Sperier Mixed Media / Painting
Lori Sperier
Swamp Goddess Print
Saegan Swanson Painting
Saegan Swanson
Confluence of Emotions in a Field
Donald Fontenot Painting
Donald Fontenot
Dr. John: "The Night Tripper"
Max Bernardi Painting
Max Bernardi
seen
Jessica Strahan JHand Paints
Painting
Jessica Strahan
"Hubig Pies and a Barq's"
John Turner Painting
John Turner
Okra Farms: Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA
Miro Hoffmann Painting
Miro Hoffmann
Buddy Bolden
Connie Kittok Painting
Connie Kittok
Science Mural
Brent Houzenga Painting
Brent Houzenga
Harley Baby
Rise Delmar Ochsner Painting
Rise Delmar Ochsner
Waiter/Waitress
Alexandra Kilburn Illustration / Painting
Alexandra Kilburn
Mardi Gras Ball
Lee Morais Painting
Lee Morais
Golden Hour
Anne Blenker Painting
Anne Blenker
Saint of Lost Causes
Sean Randall Painting
Sean Randall
Orgullo
MILAGROS Collective Painting
MILAGROS Collective
The Neighborhood
Ella Albrecht Painting
Ella Albrecht
"Three O'clock Blues" homage to Gary Clark Jr.
George McClements Painting
George McClements
Bird Watching
Ember Soberman Painting / Mixed Media
Ember Soberman
The Godfather of Soul
Lucille Anderson Lucille Blues
Painting
Lucille Anderson
Blushing Oyster Original Painting
Sarah Nelson Sarah Nelson Fine Art
Painting
Sarah Nelson
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Devin De Wulf Folk / Outsider Art / Painting / Photography
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Nicole Ockmond Painting
Nicole Ockmond
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