Kimberly Brooks is a contemporary American artist and author of The New Oil Painting with Chronicle Books. She is known for her portraits and landscapes in series addressing identity and memory (“Mom’s Friends”, “The Stylist Project”, “I Notice People Disappear”.)
Her paintings have been exhibited and featured internationally. Her latest exhibition “New Abstractions” in Los Angeles at Zevitas Marcus, is a result of a year long investigation of capturing the essence of painting for the cover of her book.
Brooks speaks about her work, and the science of creativity to museums, Tedx, and Podcasts including the National Endowment for the Arts. Brooks conducts workshops at institutions online via her acclaimed artist program. For information on exhibitions and more: