Looking In
Looking In, acrylic 40" x 44"

“The goal of life is rapture. Art is the way we experience it.”
— Joseph Campbell

Glad You're Back
Glad You're Back, acrylic 48" x 48"

in the news

Painting Outdoors

November 2012

Rob's new studio, painting outdoors in the open fields.youTube video

Rob Hooper Dives into Blogging

June 2010

Rob has recently launched a new blog, where he explores another one of his passions, creative writing.Visit my blog

Painting Demo on YouTube

March 2010

Rob appeared in person at Gallery i Fine Art in Monterey CA to demo his painting technique in front of an audience.Watch the demo on YouTube Visit Rob's YouTube channel

Rob Hooper: A Study in Contrasts – Magazin art

Winter 2008

Abstract artist Rob Hooper is like a spinning coin, with two different sides that coexist in symbiotic currency and a compressed energy that produces vibrant paintings that fairly jump off the canvas.View article pdf 2.4M

The Poet of Color – Décor Magazine

July 2002

Five years ago, Rob Hooper took a leap of faith, leaving his lucrative job as a regional sales manager for a large corporation. For years he had dreamed of trading his life of business suits and constant travel for a more spiritual, creatively rewarding life, and one day he decided to finally pursue that dream. View article pdf 110kb

Peace Arch News

June 26, 1999

Painter Rob Hooper also just finished donating his time and talents to Peace Arch Elementary, a school that may begin to steal some artistic thunder from the famed island mural town, Chemainus.View article