James Brooks

(American, 1906–1992)

#13 by james brooks

James Brooks

#13, 1949

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James Brooks

Festival, 1946

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James Brooks

J, 1953

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James Brooks

Maine, 1948

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James Brooks

Untitled

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untitled by james brooks

James Brooks

Untitled, ca. 1946–1947

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Biography

Timeline

1906
Born in St. Louis, Missouri
1923 - 1925
Studied at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
1926
Moved to New York City and attended night classes at Art Students League
1936 - 1942
WPA Project with Jackson Pollock and Philip Guston
1947
Instructor of drawing at Columbia University, New York, NY
Married painter Charlotte Park
1992
Died in East Hampton, NY

Exhibitions

2011
Abstract Expressionism: Reloading the Canon, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
After Paradise, Jason McCoy Inc., New York, NY, curated by Stephanie Buhmann
2010
James Brooks: Paintings and Works on Paper from the 1940s, Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
2009
James Brooks: Geometry and Gesture: Selected Works from 1968 – 1979, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2009 In Confluence: James Brooks and Giorgio Cavallon, Jason McCoy Gallery
The Gallery Selection, American Contemporary Art Gallery, Munich, Germany
Collect with us, Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York, NY
Abstract Expressionism: Further Evidence, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
James Brooks. Works from the 7 - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Black and White + Color - Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York City, NY (solo)
James Brooks: Black and White + Color, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY (solo)