Love, Transformation and Irons: Another Day at the Brooks!

Many things come to mind when I think about the Brooks around Valentines.  This year has been particularly significant for me being a newlywed.  Being married just shy of four months it is easy to say that love is in the air, especially at the Brooks with the Love tour going well, Willie Cole getting great reviews (esp. Art Daily yay!), and everyone getting ready for the wine season. Speaking of Willie Cole, it was a pleasure to meet him and sit in on both his lecture and our very own... Read More
Posted by Karen Davis at Monday, February 28, 2011
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Teenagers Rock! Face the Lens Opening

[youtube=http://youtube.com/watch?v=uMKS4ygEQ1U] After partnering with students at Craigmont and Ridgeway High Schools, I am more than impressed with the insight our city’s youth has on social issues in Memphis. In a recent project that explored art as a catalyst for social change, Brooks Education introduced two high school classes to Depression-era photographs from the Farm Security Administration, currently on view in (Extra) Ordinary: The Story of Documentary Photography in the South... Read More
Posted by Karen Davis at Tuesday, February 1, 2011
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