Drex Brooks

23.03.2011 in20:08 in Landscapes -->


Drex Brooks, American photographer and educator, born Dec. 14, 1952:

“Born in Oregon, 1952. Currently resides in Ogden, Utah. Since 1988 Brooks has been assistant professor and photography program coordinator at Weber State College, Ogden, Utah. A monograph, Sweet Medicine, will be published in 1992.” – Merry A. Foresta, Stephen Jay Gould, and Karal Ann Marling Between Home and Heaven: Contemporary American Landscape Photography (Washington, D.C. and Albuquerque, New Mexico: The National Museum of American Art in association with the University of New Mexico Press, 1992)

From the Sweet Medicine sequence:

Drex Brooks: Sweet Medicine: Council Grounds of the Great Treaty at Horse Creek, Nebraska, 1987, printed 1989 – toned gelatin silver print on paper (Smithsonian)