Jeff Morgan

Artist + Jeff Morgan

As a performance artist, I produce work on Frenchmen street. I've been painting "live" this way for over 15 years, traveling from place to place, settling in New Orleans in 2012. The process of working around an audience has been interesting, I find that I've become an aggressive painter but this has helped me develop a recognizable technique, which is a good advantage. Over the years I began to compose backgrounds rather than starting from a blank canvas. The backgrounds are either layers of poured paint or an abstract painting which I can utilize to develop the overall feeling of the piece. This field of color and/or form helps build the character which eventually plays into the portrait. This practice provides a much broader spectrum for my creativity to take place. Typically, I like to finish a piece in one sitting, letting spontaneity run its course. I think the resulting portraits are much more exciting with the action of the brushwork being the main focus, capturing the persons likeness a close secondary quality but equally important for the whole success.

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Ella Albrecht
Toilet Lake
Thomas Deaton Painting
Thomas Deaton
Satchmo, Louis Armstrong
Lucille Anderson Lucille Blues
Painting
Lucille Anderson
Anthesis
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Rachel Rice-Baham
Infinite Sadness
Jeremy Paten Mixed Media / Painting
Jeremy Paten
Mirliton Tapestry
Emma Fick Painting
Emma Fick
Rue de la Bucherie print
Keith Oelschlager Painting
Keith Oelschlager
Midiendo / Measuring
Stephanie Reed Painting
Stephanie Reed
Orgullo
MILAGROS Collective Painting
MILAGROS Collective
Hunting for Monsters
Ember Soberman Painting / Mixed Media
Ember Soberman
Lenny
Lionel Milton Elleone
Painting / Street Art
Lionel Milton
The Only Hill on Chartres
Sarah Nelson Sarah Nelson Fine Art
Painting
Sarah Nelson
Okra Farms: Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA
Miro Hoffmann Painting
Miro Hoffmann
Chevy Truck
Meghan Methe Painting
Meghan Methe
New Dress
Alexandra Kilburn Illustration / Painting
Alexandra Kilburn
Sheba
Brett Henderson Painting
Brett Henderson
Guardian Angel
Lori Sperier Mixed Media / Painting
Lori Sperier
Aerial Study #2
Kristen Albrecht Mixed Media / Painting
Kristen Albrecht
Faubourg Marigny
Nurhan Gokturk Illustration / Painting
Nurhan Gokturk
Shotgun in Treme
Queen Hope Parker Queen Hope Poetic Art
Painting
Queen Hope Parker
Jacque
Sean Randall Painting
Sean Randall
Gold Rush
Mary Singleton Painting
Mary Singleton
James Booker: Piano Genius
Gabriel Flores New Orleans Paint and Design
Painting / Street Art
Gabriel Flores
Orangina Princesse de Broglie
Rayne Bories Painting
Rayne Bories
Dreamland
Ramiro Diaz Painting
Ramiro Diaz
Landscape
Debbie Boyd Painting
Debbie Boyd
Honeymoon Memories
Lee Morais Painting
Lee Morais
Deal With The Devil
Cheryl Anne Grace Painting
Cheryl Anne Grace
Naturia Piper
Leeaux . Illustration / Painting
Leeaux .
Meeting Notes #48
Sean Clark Painting
Sean Clark
Kermit Ruffins When I Die
Connie Kittok Painting
Connie Kittok
Pineapple 104
Drew Cooke Mixed Media / Painting
Drew Cooke
Blow Pop
Jessica Strahan JHand Paints
Painting
Jessica Strahan
Yogi Bear!
Leroy Miranda Jr. Painting
Leroy Miranda Jr.
Ironing Board Sam over Jackson Square
John Turner Painting
John Turner
Terry & NJ
Paige DeVries Painting
Paige DeVries
Rock the Boat II
Kris Muntan Painting
Kris Muntan
Two Sisters
Blair Dupre Painting
Blair Dupre
Faces of Tribes
Kevin Elder Painting
Kevin Elder
Woman #1
Toné Lowe Painting
Toné Lowe
I am Enough
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly Gator Girl Art
Painting
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly
Mississippi River Run
Ellen Macomber Ellen Macomber Studio
Painting
Ellen Macomber
SPIRIT PORTRAIT
Amzie Adams Painting
Amzie Adams
Flying Fish I
George Dolgy Painting
George Dolgy
Flamboyant
Margaux Hymel Art by Gaux Gaux
Painting
Margaux Hymel
Continuing to Unfold
Rebecca Birtel Madura Painting
Rebecca Birtel Madura
Let Go
Bryan Brown Art by Bryan Brown
Painting
Bryan Brown
Pizazz
Darlene Langendonk Art Impressions
Painting
Darlene Langendonk
Band Storm
Tony Hollums Painting
Tony Hollums
Uptown Ruler
Nicole Ockmond Painting
Nicole Ockmond
Landscape Layers
Kat Ryalls Painting
Kat Ryalls
Seekers of Light
Kate Hanrahan Illustration / Mixed Media / Painting
Kate Hanrahan
Ritual
Maddie Stratton Painting
Maddie Stratton
Naomi - Holocaust Memorial, Berlin
Saegan Swanson Painting
Saegan Swanson
Samsara
Connor McManus Mixed Media / Painting
Connor McManus
Cypress Bayou
Louise Guidry Encaustic / Monotype / Painting / Printmaking
Louise Guidry
"The Peaches are Better Down the Road" Homage to Johnny Hodges
George McClements Painting
George McClements
Detangled
Shelby Little Painting
Shelby Little
Festival des Acadiens
Devin De Wulf Folk / Outsider Art / Painting / Photography
Devin De Wulf
Harley Baby
Rise Delmar Ochsner Painting
Rise Delmar Ochsner
Orange Shotgun
Lyla Clayre Illustration / Painting
Lyla Clayre
Star Struck
Mike Williamson Painting
Mike Williamson
Untitled #1
Ceaux . Ceaux Artwork
Painting
Ceaux .
Turkana 'See' Food
Patrick Henry Victory Arts
Painting
Patrick Henry
Cascade Blossoms
Anne Blenker Painting
Anne Blenker
Fats
Joshua Wingerter Painting
Joshua Wingerter
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