J Rooney


Art & Design

University of Salford

Typography, Graphic Design, Digital Arts, Visual Communication, Research, Visual Arts, Community Art

John Rooney worked as a freelance graphic designer in Manchester from 1990 onwards, working with clients in the creative arts sector including Tate Gallery Liverpool/Tate Millbank/Manchester City Art Gallery/The PumpHouse People’s History Museum/ArtTranspennine/Umbro Europe, USA and Japan/adidas Europe/FACT/The Design Initiative/Reebok UK /The University of Liverpool/ Manchester Museum/The Green Room/Urban Splash/North West Arts/Russell Carney Hairdressing/Oldham Art Gallery/Contact Theatre/The Northern Quarter/Marketing Manchester/Virgin Megastore Geese Clothing/Visual Arts Venues (NW)Bury Art Gallery Museum + Archive/Arts About Manchester/The Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester/Play It Again Sam Records/Baseline Magazine UK/Emigre Magazine USA/Factory Records Manchester. He hasmore...

PhD (from University of Salford, 2009). Study for PhD commenced October 2009. To be completed 2014 The subject matter is the visual representation of narrative and gesture MA Design and Art Direction (from Manchester Metropolitan University, 2009) PGCE Higher Education Practice and Research (from The University of Salford , 2005). BA (Hons) Graphic Design (from Liverpool JMU, 1990).

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  1. Rooney, J 2013, The aesthetic experience of the city: A practice-based research project created to illustrate the collective creative dynamic of a place , in: 7th International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, March 2013, Chiba University, Japan. (Submitted)
  2. Rooney, J 2012, Prestwich and Whitefield timeline [Artefact].
  3. Rooney, J 2012, A birthday card for Al [Show/Exhibition].
  4. Handyside, S 2012, 'Typed art' , BlankPages (44) , pp. 22-28.
  5. Rooney, J 2012, Research and practice [Show/Exhibition].
  6. Archer, Caroline and Rooney, John 2012, Type tarts [Show/Exhibition].
  7. Rooney, J 2011, 'The emotive city' , in: AVANCA Conferência Internacional Cinema - Arte,Tecnologia,Comunicação , Avanca Cinema, Portugal, pp. 284-292.
  8. Rooney, J Typographic audio project [Audio]. (Submitted)
  9. Rooney, J The research bulletin , Other, School of Art and Design.
  10. Rooney, J 2008, Mapping creative Manchester [Show/Exhibition].