© 2019 KELLY BROOKS

Born in Salt Lake City. Lives and works in Central Utah.

 

EDUCATION

2004      Art Teaching Certification / Art Teaching Composite, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah

2002      BFA, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019      Parallels and Proxies, Bountiful Davis Art Center, Bountiful, Utah

2018      Roots and Branches, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, Utah

2017      Statewide Annual Competition: Mixed Media & Works on Paper, Rio Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah, Juried

              Be It Ever So Humble, Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley, Utah

              Snow College Art Faculty Biennial, Snow College Fine Art Gallery, Ephraim, Utah

2016      Utah Ties: Utah Juried Exhibit, Central Utah Art Center,

              Salt Lake City, Utah   Juried

2015      Maternal Lines, Writ & Vision, Provo, Utah

              SAS: UVU Student Show, Curator, Woodbury Museum, Orem Utah

2014      Movement Studies: Domestic Spaces, Solo exhibition, SMartspace, Provo, Utah

              Going This Way, Curator, Granary Art Center, Ephraim Utah

2013      Love Hours, Alice Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

              35 x 35, Finch Lane Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah, Juried

2010      Refresh: Weber Alumni Exhibition, Weber State University, Kimball Visual Arts Center, Ogden, Utah, Juried

2009      Utah Ties: Utah Juried Exhibit, Central Utah Art Center, Ephraim, Utah, Juried, Second Place     

2008      Frames of Reference: Images of the Manti Temple, Central Utah Art Center, Ephraim, Utah

              24/7, Snow College Art Gallery, Ephraim, Utah

              Utah Ties: Utah Juried Exhibit, Central Utah Art Center, Ephraim, Utah, Juried, Third Place

              Snow College Art Faculty Biennial, Snow College Fine Art Gallery, Ephraim, Utah

2007      Sanpete Artists, Central Utah Art Center, Ephraim, Utah, Juried

2006      24/7, Snow College Art Gallery, Ephraim, Utah

              Snow College Art Faculty Biennial, Snow College Fine Art Gallery, Ephraim, Utah

2005      Recent Works, Snow College Fine Art Gallery, Ephraim, Utah

2004      What You See Not What You Know, Curator, SugarBeats, Salt Lake City, Utah

2003      Harvest, Weber State University, Kimball Visual Arts Center, Ogden, Utah, Juried

2002      Change and Entropy—BFA Final Show, B.F. Larsen Gallery, Harris Fine Art Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

              Pages of Place: Fine Art Books, Galerie L'Asietique, Scottsdale, Arizona

2001      Origination: Destination, Winona Arts Center, Winona, Minnesota

 

PUBLISHED WORK + SELECTED PRESS

NOV 2017: “Big Themes in Small Towns: Snow College Faculty Exhibit,” 15 Bytes, Hanah Sandorf Davis, Salt Lake City, Utah.

JUN 2017: “Jane’s Journey” (linocut print). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. June 2017.

MAR 2017: “The Dead Are All Around Us” (linocut print). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. March 2017.

JAN 2017: “5 Stages” (linocut print). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. January 2017.

SEP 2016: “Ritual” (linocut print). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. September 2016.

MAR 2016: “Pieces” (linocut print). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. March 2016.

DEC 2015: “Mothers and Daughters” (linocut print). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. December 2015.

MAR 2015: "Laura Allred Hurtado on Curating Contemporary Mormon Art", Mormon Artist, Podcast, Episode 10.

JUL 2013. “The Enigma of Gestation: Love Hours at Alice Gallery explores time and parenthood,” 15 Bytes, Scotti Hill, Salt Lake City, Utah.

JUN 2013. “Two Wolves” (linocut prints). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. June 2013.

MAR 2012. “Frances” and “Ruth” (linocut prints). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. March 2012.

DEC 2012. “Swallows” (linocut prints). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. December 2012.

SEP 2012. “Open Mandala” (linocut prints). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. September 2012.

JUN 2012. “Forest Circle” (linocut prints). Sunstone, Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. June 2012.

DEC 2011. “Firmament” (linocut prints). Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. December 2011.

DEC 2010. “Relief” and “Always Keep a Diamond in your Mine” (linocut prints). Sunstone: Mormon Experience, Scholarship, Issues and Art. December 2010.

DEC 2008. “Painterly Strategy,” 15 Bytes, Geoff Wichert, Salt Lake City, Utah.

SEP 2008. “Sanpete’s Local Colors,” 15 Bytes, Geoff Wichert, Salt Lake City, Utah.

 

AWARDS & GRANTS

2004      University/Public Grant Project – research and writing art education instruction text            

2000      Olena K. and George K. Lewis Art Scholarship                                                                       

1998      BYU Talent Award Scholarship                                                                                               

1998      Utah State Sterling Scholar