Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Lily Brooks is a photographer and educator based in South Louisiana. She received a BFA from the Massachusetts College of Art + Design and an MFA from the University of Texas at Austin where she was a Powers Research Fellow. She is the recent recipient of an Archive Documentation and Preservation Grant from the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation for her ongoing project documenting the the Bonnet Carré Spillway. Brooks has been interviewed by NPR’s Central Standard for KCUR, Aint-Bad Magazine and Crusade for Art. Her work has been published in the Loos Angeles Times, Austin Chronicle, Cabinet Magazine, and online for PHOTO-EMPHASIS.
2019 - Archive Documentation and Preservation Grant, 2019 - Guidebook Grant, 2017 - US. Magenta Foundation Flash Forward International