James Brooks1906-1992

Brooklyn Museum of Art
Brooklyn, NY

$4,000 to conserve works by the artist, in conjunction with Rediscovering James Brooks: WPA Murals and Other Figural Works, organized by curator Marilyn Kushner. Brooks painted the mural Flight at the Marine Air Terminal, LaGuardia Airport. He later departed from realism and worked in the Abstract Expressionist style of the New York School, for which he is best known.