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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"The Peaches are Better Down the Road" Homage to Johnny Hodges
George McClements Painting
George McClements
Honeymoon Memories
Lee Morais Painting
Lee Morais
Swamp Goddess Print
Saegan Swanson Painting
Saegan Swanson
Ernie K-Doe: Emperor of the Universe
Gabriel Flores New Orleans Paint and Design
Painting / Street Art
Gabriel Flores
Golden Light
Anne Blenker Painting
Anne Blenker
Shotgun in Treme
Queen Hope Parker Queen Hope Poetic Art
Painting
Queen Hope Parker
Flying Fish III
George Dolgy Painting
George Dolgy
Summer Song
Anne McLeod Painting
Anne McLeod
Orgullo
MILAGROS Collective Painting
MILAGROS Collective
Simple Instructions
Bruce Corona Drawing / Mixed Media / Painting
Bruce Corona
A Portait of Josephine Louise Newcomb
Maddie Stratton Painting
Maddie Stratton
I am Enough
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly Gator Girl Art
Painting
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly
Lenny
Lionel Milton Elleone
Painting / Street Art
Lionel Milton
Neighborhood Committee
Ember Soberman Painting / Mixed Media
Ember Soberman
Behold a Golden Calf
Thomas Deaton Painting
Thomas Deaton
Slice of Earth - Plains
Ella Albrecht Painting
Ella Albrecht
All That's Left
Cheryl Anne Grace Painting
Cheryl Anne Grace
The Cathedral
Ceaux . Ceaux Artwork
Painting
Ceaux .
Aquamarine Blooms
Lori Sperier Mixed Media / Painting
Lori Sperier
Esplanade Ave.
Lyla Clayre Illustration / Painting
Lyla Clayre
Faces of Tribes
Kevin Elder Painting
Kevin Elder
The Only Way Out is Through
Sarah Nelson Sarah Nelson Fine Art
Painting
Sarah Nelson
Aerial Study #2
Kristen Albrecht Mixed Media / Painting
Kristen Albrecht
Carousel Bar
Nurhan Gokturk Illustration / Painting
Nurhan Gokturk
Naturia Piper
Leeaux . Illustration / Painting
Leeaux .
Rivers & Ramperts
Michael Eble Painting
Michael Eble
Samsara
Connor McManus Mixed Media / Painting
Connor McManus
Rue de la Bucherie print
Keith Oelschlager Painting
Keith Oelschlager
Let Go
Bryan Brown Art by Bryan Brown
Painting
Bryan Brown
Continuing to Unfold
Rebecca Birtel Madura Painting
Rebecca Birtel Madura
Blow Pop
Jessica Strahan JHand Paints
Painting
Jessica Strahan
Gold Rush
Mary Singleton Painting
Mary Singleton
Cafe DuMonde
Connie Kittok Painting
Connie Kittok
Cypress Bayou
Louise Guidry Encaustic / Monotype / Painting / Printmaking
Louise Guidry
Circus Pig – on Chartres Near NOCCA
Ramiro Diaz Painting
Ramiro Diaz
SPIRIT PORTRAIT
Amzie Adams Painting
Amzie Adams
Pidgeontown Steppers
Stephanie Reed Painting
Stephanie Reed
Louisiana Mythology : Blue Heron Alkonost
Emma Fick Painting
Emma Fick
Woman #1
Toné Lowe Painting
Toné Lowe
Meeting Notes # 62
Sean Clark Painting
Sean Clark
"Ava"
Brett Henderson Painting
Brett Henderson
Sophisticated Woman
Blair Dupre Painting
Blair Dupre
Color Explosion
Rannie Howard Painting
Rannie Howard
Detangled
Shelby Little Painting
Shelby Little
Festival des Acadiens
Devin De Wulf Folk / Outsider Art / Painting / Photography
Devin De Wulf
White On White #5
Brent Houzenga Painting
Brent Houzenga
Mississippi River Run
Ellen Macomber Ellen Macomber Studio
Painting
Ellen Macomber
Pineapple 104
Drew Cooke Mixed Media / Painting
Drew Cooke
Uptown Ruler
Nicole Ockmond Painting
Nicole Ockmond
Impala
Meghan Methe Painting
Meghan Methe
Pauger Street
Paige DeVries Painting
Paige DeVries
Kanzeon I, II & III
Rachel Rice-Baham Painting / Mixed Media
Rachel Rice-Baham
Avens
Margaux Hymel Art by Gaux Gaux
Painting
Margaux Hymel
Thoughts #10 "The Engineer"
Tony Hollums Painting
Tony Hollums
Seekers of Light
Kate Hanrahan Illustration / Mixed Media / Painting
Kate Hanrahan
Ironing Board Sam over Jackson Square
John Turner Painting
John Turner
Landscape Layers
Kat Ryalls Painting
Kat Ryalls
Orangina Princesse de Broglie
Rayne Bories Painting
Rayne Bories
Harley Baby
Rise Delmar Ochsner Painting
Rise Delmar Ochsner
Slim Harpo
Lucille Anderson Lucille Blues
Painting
Lucille Anderson
NO DNA: Jacque
Sean Randall Painting
Sean Randall
The Blues
Darlene Langendonk Art Impressions
Painting
Darlene Langendonk
Pete Fountain
Alexandra Kilburn Illustration / Painting
Alexandra Kilburn
Head to Toe
Kris Muntan Painting
Kris Muntan
Landscape
Debbie Boyd Painting
Debbie Boyd
Infinite Sadness
Jeremy Paten Mixed Media / Painting
Jeremy Paten
Beady Black
Patrick Henry Victory Arts
Painting
Patrick Henry
Okra Farms: Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA
Miro Hoffmann Painting
Miro Hoffmann
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