Roy studied art in college exploring various mediums, watercolor, oil
painting, photography, before graduating with a degree in advertising.
As a successful art director, at some of the nation’s leading advertising
agencies, he was exposed to artists and photographers at the top of their
field. Then the computer revolution came along and added new artistic
His current work explores the confluence of technologies new an old.
Roy creates high-res scans from black and white x-ray film images that
he’s taken, He then manipulates them digitally using a variety of
techniques to create images that both excite and surprise the observer.
Roy Livingston’s work has been featured in numerous online magazines
including: Fast Company and Wired. In 2015 Roy won a Communication
Arts Photography Annual award. His work has been exhibited at the
Art of Simple Gallery in Seaside, Florida and the Hidden Lantern Gallery
in Rosemary Beach, Florida.