James Brooks Catalogue
James Brooks
Biography
1906
Born, St. Louis, Missouri.
1916
Moved to Dallas with his family.
1923-1925
Studied at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas.
1926
Moved to New York City.
1927-1930
Studied at Art Students League with Kimon Nicolaides and Boardman Robinson.
1938-1942
Married to Mary MacDonald; painted murals for Works Progress Administration.
1942-1945
Served in the United States Army in the Middle East as an Art Correspondent, with headquarters in Cairo, and traveled to North Africa, Palestine and Egypt.
1947
Married to the artist Charlotte Park.
1992
Died, East Hampton, New York.