Mackey’s paintings combine scenes of music, dance, love, and luxury with colorful and expressive abstraction. His vivid artwork evokes strong feelings of enjoying the greatest pleasures that life has to offer. Each painting combines figurative imagery with a colorful and passionately evocative background. These two elements combine and contrast to create a truly sensational experience. There is a powerful sense of movement and light created by the active brushwork and harmonious color combinations. In Mackey’s world, jazz musician’s play to packed clubs, couples enjoy the finest wines together, and classic gentlemen enjoy a relaxing moment with a luxurious cigar.