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Leonard and Reva Brooks

artists in exile in San Miguel de Allende
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McGill-Queen"s University Press , Montréal, Ithaca
Brooks, Leonard, 1911- -- Homes and haunts -- Mexico -- San Miguel de Allende., Brooks, Reva -- Homes and haunts -- Mexico -- San Miguel de Allende., Expatriate artists -- Mexico -- Biography., Artists -- Canada -- Biography., Canadians -- Mexico -- San Miguel de Allende -- Biography., Brooks, Leonard, -- Résidences et lieux familiers -- Mexique -- San Miguel de Allende., Brooks, Reva, -- Résidences et lieux familiers -- Mexique -- San Miguel de Allende., Artistes -- Canada -- Biographies., Canadiens -- Mexique -- San Miguel de Allende -- Biographies., San Miguel de Allende (Mexico) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century., San Miguel de Allende -- Vie intellectu

Places

San Miguel de Allende (Mexico), San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, Canada, Mexique, San Miguel de All

StatementJohn Virtue.
GenreBiography., Biographies.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND249.B778 V57 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 396 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3357657M
ISBN 100773522980
LC Control Number2004401198
OCLC/WorldCa46660903

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Leonard and Reva Brooks. Book Description: Virtue describes how they were caught up in the McCarthy era of Communist witch hunts and blacklisted in the United States. He details their close friendships with luminary figures such as Marshall McLuhan, Earle Birney, and the Mexican art icon David Alfaro Siqueiros, as well as a host of others.

In Leonard and Reva Brooks left for Mexico where Leonard planned to study painting for a year. In Mexico they discovered a vibrant, sometimes even dangerous, society and a dynamic artistic community, unlike the mundane world they had left behind in Canada with its stale and unwelcoming artistic scene.

Invigorated by their new environment Leonard and Reva ended up staying for over half. Leonard and Reva Brooks Artists in Exile in San Miguel De Allende (Book): Virtue, John: In Leonard and Reva Brooks left for Mexico where Leonard planned to study painting for a year.

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About this product. Reva Brooks had arrived in San Miguel de Allende in with her husband, the landscape painter Leonard Brooks. His one-year sabbatical from a Toronto teaching job turned into a year self-exile from Canada. San Miguel has that effect on people, on me, even now. Leonard and Reva Brooks: Artists in Exile in San Miguel de Allende by John Virtue.

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In Reva married the artist Frank Leonard Brooks. While they were on a trip to San Miguel de Allende she took up photography. The couple were early members of what became a well-known colony of artists in that town.

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They arrived inplanning to stay for a year while Frank Brooks studied painting, and eventually stayed for fifty years. Read or Download Here ?book= Read Leonard and Reva Brooks: Artists in Exile in San Miguel de Allende Ebook Free.FRANK LEONARD BROOKS Born in London, England, Brooks came to Toronto in Mostly self-taught, he took classes at the Toronto Central Technical School (c.

) and at OCA for a few months, studying with Group of Seven artist Frank Hans (Franz) Johnston (G7). Inhe married Reva Silverman. Leonard and Reva Brooks made a truly extraordinary contribution to San Miguel de Allende.

Without them it would surely not have become the place it is today. Source / Further Reading. The source for this article, and all quotes, is: John Virtue.

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