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In a Painting Storm

Works in progress, deep thoughts about and parts of paintings by artist Kimberly Brooks.
All works are by the artist unless otherwise credited.
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View this post on Instagram A post shared by kimberly brooks (@kimberlybrooksartist) on Oct 22, 2018 at 9:34am PDT Video taken at my studio right before the installation.⠀ ⠀ “Frame 2” Oil, Gold on Linen⠀ #oilpainting #inthestudio⠀ ⠀ ⠀ On view: “Fever Dreams” at Mt San Antonio College⠀ ⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BpPgRLUhZin/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1fni8g4vwxq2g
Mon, Oct 22, 2018
Detail from “Georgina” Oil, Gold on Linen⠀ #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ Fall Exhibition “Fever Dreams” at Mt San Antonio College⠀ Sept 27 - Dec 6, 2018⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BpH0skchX95/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=166j8doc0ao6z
Fri, Oct 19, 2018
The gold leaf looks different depending on the light.⠀ ⠀ “Georgina” Oil, Gold on Linen⠀ #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ On view: “Fever Dreams” at Mt San Antonio College⠀ ⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BpCl0Xuh7rO/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1du92vbkjdvok
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
View this post on Instagram A post shared by kimberly brooks (@kimberlybrooksartist) on Oct 15, 2018 at 8:46am PDT “Georgina” Oil, Gold on Linen⠀ #oilpainting Video taken at my studio right before the installation⠀ Happy Monday!⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/Bo9ZPRlBFnN/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=c1490ajeww6h
Mon, Oct 15, 2018
Detail from “Los Angeles” Oil, Gold on Linen ⠀ #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ Fall Exhibition “Fever Dreams” at Mt San Antonio College⠀ Sept 27 - Dec 6, 2018⠀ Gallery hours: ⠀ Tues 11- 2 p.m, 5 – 7:30 p.m⠀ Thurs 11- 2 p.m.,⠀ Sat Nov 3, Dec 1, 12 – 2 PM. ⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/Bo1yrtQB68t/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=gj1m7yl27lmo
Fri, Oct 12, 2018
View this post on Instagram A post shared by kimberly brooks (@kimberlybrooksartist) on Oct 8, 2018 at 9:52am PDT “Los Angeles” Oil on Linen, featuring (a broken up) underlying track by @clixr Vocals on Human, also my incredible daughter. Check out her soundcloud.com/clairebrooks ⠀ #painting #oilpainting https://www.instagram.com/p/BorfIkphDGL/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1g9vmlr6ez2e7
Mon, Oct 08, 2018
OPENS TONIGHT⠀ ⠀ Painting detail by fellow artist Rebecca Campbell.⠀ Nightwatch, 2011, Oil on Canvas⠀ ⠀ OPENING TODAY OCT 6, Reception 6-9 PM⠀ ⠀ NATURE WORSHIP⠀ Curated by @acprojects⠀ ⠀ Artists included:⠀ ⠀ @kimabeles, ⠀⠀ @chinaadamsla, ⠀⠀ @kellybergart,⠀⠀ @kimberlybrooksartist, ⠀⠀ @rebeccacampbellartczar,⠀ @tjcervantesart, ⠀⠀ @samanthafieldsstudio, ⠀⠀ @santkhalsa, ⠀⠀ @laurieliptondrawings, ⠀⠀ @halehmashian, ⠀⠀ @catherineruaneart, ⠀⠀ @allisonschulnik and ⠀⠀ @theneonqueen⠀⠀ ⠀ ⠀ @Mash_Gallery⠀ 1325 Palmetto St.,⠀ Los Angeles, California 90013⠀ ⠀ #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ ⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BomYdXWB6Nd/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1eqjiru6mkvs
Sat, Oct 06, 2018
Detail from “Fawn” Oil on Linen ⠀ ⠀ OPENING THIS SATURDAY OCT 6, Reception 6-9 PM⠀ ⠀ NATURE WORSHIP⠀ Curated by @acprojects⠀ ⠀ Artists included:⠀ ⠀ @kimabeles, ⠀ @juicyadams, ⠀ @kellyoberg, ⠀ @kimberlybrooksartist, ⠀ @rebeccacampbellartist, ⠀ @tjcervantesart, ⠀ @samanthafieldsstudio, ⠀ @santkhalsa, ⠀ @laurieliptondrawings, ⠀ @halehmashian, ⠀ @catherineruaneart, ⠀ @allisonschulnik and ⠀ @theneonqueen⠀ ⠀ ⠀ @Mash_Gallery⠀ 1325 Palmetto St.,⠀ Los Angeles, California 90013⠀ ⠀ #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BoeUQkHhFc-/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1vod54dx6xjqd
Wed, Oct 03, 2018
Detail from “Two Portraits” Oil, Gold on Linen⠀ #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ CURRENT EXHIBITION⠀ “Fever Dreams” ⠀ Sept 27- Dec 6, 2018⠀ ⠀ Mt San Antonio College⠀ 1100 N. Grand Avenue⠀ Walnut, CA⠀ ⠀ Just East of #DTLA⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BoZdD4tBnng/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=fd410pe5q4vy
Mon, Oct 01, 2018
Detail from “The Getty” Oil on Linen⠀ #painting ⠀ ⠀ OPENING THIS WEEK!⠀ “Fever Dreams”⠀ Reception Sept 30, 4-6⠀ ⠀ Mt SAC ⠀ 1100 N. Grand Avenue⠀ Walnut, CA⠀ ⠀ Just East of #DTLA⠀ ⠀ Hope to see you there!⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BoMYdZ7BPso/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1a42h5la56rt8
Wed, Sep 26, 2018
I hope to see you this Sunday for the opening reception of Fever Dreams, at Mt. San Antonio College, Sept 30 from 4-6 PM.   The exhibition will be on view through December 6th and features over twenty paintings and works on paper spanning my career. The reception will include a book signing and at 5:00 PM I am honored to have Los Angeles Poet Luivette Resto perform a few poems in front of the paintings that inspired them.  I sincerely hope to see you there! Including a map and directions just for you. DIRECTIONS FROM LA DRIVE 
Head EAST on the 10 Freeway
Continue Past DTLA Towards San Bernardino, approx 21 miles
Exit 38A onto S. Grand Avenue in West Covina
Right off exit 2.5 miles (turns into North Grand Avenue)
Left onto San Jose Hills Road
Right into Parking Lot B (Pay Kiosk)
PARK
WALK
North across San Jose Hill Road
Past the Performing Arts Center
Past the Sophia Clark Theater and the large steel sculpture
Left downstairs to the Art Gallery Courtyard (Building 1C)
ARRIVE https://www.instagram.com/p/BoKUKl6hiRM/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1mdw05nqrxl5d
Tue, Sep 25, 2018
“A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passer-by only see a wisp of smoke.” ⠀ ⠀ -Vincent Van Gogh⠀ ⠀ Detail from “Jerusalem” Oil, Gold on Linen⠀ ⠀ #wordsofwisdom #oilpainting #jerusalem⠀ ⠀ ⠀ EXHIBITION OPENING THIS WEEK⠀ “Fever Dreams”⠀ Reception Sept 30, 4-6⠀ ⠀ Mt SAC ⠀ 1100 N. Grand Avenue⠀ Walnut, CA⠀ ⠀ Just East of #DTLA⠀ ⠀ Hope to see you there!⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BoHV-QVB5f6/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=pv67aptrqiny
Mon, Sep 24, 2018
Detail from “Los Angeles” Oil, Gold on Linen ⠀ #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ ⠀ OPENING NEXT WEEK!⠀ “Fever Dreams”⠀ Reception Sept 30, 4-6⠀ ⠀ Mt SAC ⠀ 1100 N. Grand Avenue⠀ Walnut, CA⠀ ⠀ Just East of #DTLA⠀ ⠀ Hope to see you there x⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/Bn_0RomhuUz/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1bzfsc0s9zv7g
Fri, Sep 21, 2018
Detail from “Los Angeles” Oil on Linen⠀ #painting ⠀ ⠀ OPENING NEXT WEEK!⠀ “Fever Dreams”⠀ Reception Sept 30, 4-6⠀ ⠀ Mt SAC ⠀ 1100 N. Grand Avenue⠀ Walnut, CA⠀ ⠀ Just East of #DTLA⠀ ⠀ Hope to see you there x⠀ ⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/Bn6gMxWB7-x/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=13rplrepnv7rv
Wed, Sep 19, 2018
“I’ve been absolutely terrified every moment of my life - and I’ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.” -Georgia O’Keefe⠀ ⠀ Detail from “Los Angeles” Oil on Linen ⠀ ⠀ #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ OPENING NEXT WEEK!⠀ “Fever Dreams”⠀ Reception Sept 30, 4-6⠀ ⠀ Mt SAC ⠀ 1100 N. Grand Avenue⠀ Walnut, CA⠀ ⠀ Just East of #DTLA⠀ ⠀ Hope to see you there x⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/Bn1XQTWhBSu/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=gvk6mpbeb1zv
Mon, Sep 17, 2018
Detail from “Tryptic” Oil, Gold on Linen⠀ #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ ⠀ UPCOMING EXHIBITION⠀ “Fever Dreams”⠀ Mt SAC ⠀ Sept 27- Dec 6, 2018⠀ Reception Sept 30, 4-6⠀ ⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/Bnt1UKbhjQc/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1h6olbm16fy90
Fri, Sep 14, 2018
SNEAK PEAK⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Detail from “Bel Air” Oil on Linen ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ #oilpainting⠀⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BnojZrNBGTl/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=kfrsv4j4tmy7
Wed, Sep 12, 2018
SNEAK PEAK⠀ ⠀ ⠀ Detail from “Chandelier” Oil, Gold on Linen⠀ #painting #love⠀ ⠀ UPCOMING EXHIBITION⠀ “Fever Dreams”⠀ Mt SAC ⠀ Sept 27- Dec 6, 2018⠀ Reception Sept 30, 4-6⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/Bnbr7KTBKNg/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=mlprmxqahe00
Fri, Sep 07, 2018
SNEAK PEAK⠀ ⠀ Detail from “Lagoon” Oil on Linen⠀ #painting #love⠀ ⠀ ⠀ UPCOMING EXHIBITION⠀ “Fever Dreams”⠀ Mt SAC⠀ Sept 27- Dec 6, 2018⠀ Reception Sept 30, 4-6 https://www.instagram.com/p/BnWegSUhERt/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=10i7hdzxawuty
Wed, Sep 05, 2018
From the archives⠀ Detail from “The Myth of What Happened to the Tree by the River” Oil on Linen⠀ ⠀ Prepping for a mid career survey exhibition this fall. I love seeing these again.⠀ ⠀ #flashbackfridays #oilpainting⠀ ⠀ UPCOMING EXHIBITION⠀ “Fever Dreams”⠀ Mt SAC Sept 27- Dec 6⠀ Artist Reception Sept 30, 2018⠀ https://www.instagram.com/p/BnJplCgBIwG/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1e36t1ij3eeuc
Fri, Aug 31, 2018

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