Kimberly Brooks is a contemporary American painter whose work integrates figuration and abstraction to explore a variety of subjects dealing with history, memory and identity.
Brooks has solo exhibitions throughout the United States and her work has been showcased in juried exhibitions including curators from the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Museum of Modern Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Brooks received her BA at UC Berkeley and studied painting at Otis and UCLA. Brooks lives in Los Angeles and works out of her studio in Venice, A coffee table book of her work will be available Spring 2018 (Vivant Publishing).
Brooks current exhibition “Brazen” is on view at the Zevitas Marcus in Los Angeles until Oct 28, 2018.
The book mentioned at the end of the interview is Leonardo’s Brain.