Originally from Nashville, Tennessee Roger is avid about travelling, studying, teaching, and competing in national painting competitions. These expereriences expand his knowledge of history, nature, and architecture, which inspire his oil paintings.
Roger shares his knowledge by teaching workshops throughout the country. He beleives in capturing the essence of his subjects and instills this in his students whether teaching plein air, figurative, studio of still life.

Crediting historical master artists, such as John Carlson and Edgar Payne, Roger believes that "plein air" painting is an essential element to being a great artist. He spends countless hours studying and painting on location to continue to perfect seeing important nuances of a scene, a day, or and object. he consideres this necessary to create a successful painting. Roger captures the emotion of the scene he is painting by drawing on his knowledge of painting and his dedication to art.

Roger's oil paintings have been displayed in galleries throughout the United States and have won many awards which include:

First Place in the Barns and Farms National Juried Show
Museum Purchase Award and Third Place at the Easton Plein Air Competition
Best of Show at the Central South National Juried Show
Gold Medal Award, Hudson Valley Art Association

His work has also been accepted into the Oil Painters of America National Juried Exhibition and Salon International.

Roger has been published by:

International Artist Magazine
American Artist Magazine
American Art Collector Magazine
The Artist Magazine

His works are owned by private collectors across the country and include many well-known celebrities and major corporations. In November of 2014, Roger was invited, along with 9 other artistson a painting trip in China by one of the national museums of China.

"To capture the essence of the scene, making the viewer feel they can step into a different day and understand the mood and beauty of that day is my goal and inspirtation." --Roger Dale Brown.

To get to know Roger Dale Brown better, please click on this link for an interview with Roger: