September 19, 2019 – January 5, 2020
A 2019-2020 recipient of the prestigious Rome Prize, David Brooks is an American artist, based in New York City. Brooks creates works that explore the relationship between the natural and built worlds. As the 2019 Martin Shallenberger Artist-in-Residence, Brooks will present the expansive vistas of Cheekwood’s historic estate from the point of view of the Cheek family residence. Brooks has had solo exhibitions at Governors Island, The Alrich Contemporary Art Museum, Storm King Art Center, Socrates Sculpture Park and selected group shows at MoMA PS1. Brooks received his BFA from The Cooper Union School of Art and his MFA from Columbia University School of the Arts.
David Brooks, A Proverbial Machine in the Garden, 2013.
Dynahoe tractor, concrete, earth, landscaping and steel grates.
Image from Storm King Art Center.
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