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James Brooks

 (1906 - 1992)
James D. Brooks was active/lived in New York, Missouri.  James Brooks is known for modernist genre to abstraction, collage.

Keywords and Quick Facts for James Brooks


Birth / Death:  1906 St. Louis, Missouri - 1992 East Hampton, New York

Methods for James Brooks

Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Palette Knife, Heavy Texture

Media for James Brooks

Fresco
Ink

Styles for James Brooks

Abstract Expressionism
Modernism, Modernist (Tradition Breaking)
Words, Text, Calligraphy, Letters

Subjects for James Brooks

Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
Landscape
Portraits
Pure Abstraction, Line, Shape, Color, Texture
Social Realism

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for James Brooks

Texas Before 1940

Art Association for James Brooks

National Society of Mural Painters
Woodstock Art Association

Teachers for James Brooks

Boardman Robinson
Kimon Nicolaides

Schools for James Brooks

Art Students League of New York, Student
Columbia University Art Department, Teacher
Cooper Union Art School, Cooper School of Design, Teacher
Pratt Institute of Art, Teacher
Yale School of Fine Art, Teacher

Awards/Recognition for James Brooks

Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship, Foundation Grant

Chronology for James Brooks

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Collections for James Brooks

Lawrence H. Bloedel Collection

Added Description for James Brooks

Abstraction Specialty
Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
Genre Specialty
Mural Specialty
Printmaking Specialty
WPA: New Deal Federal Arts Project

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for James Brooks

Kootz Gallery, New York City
Stable Gallery, New York City

Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International for James Brooks

Texas Centennial Exhibition

Exhibition of Art Association for James Brooks

Allied Artists of America
Woodstock NY Art Association

Exhibition of Museum for James Brooks

Art Institute of Chicago
Brooklyn Museum of Art
Carnegie Institute, International
Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Whitney Museum of American Art


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