Miami-Dade Community College, 1986, Associate in Arts
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Jonathan Brooks is an award winning Photographer/Visual Artist, whose work has been exhibited in Miami, NYC, Amsterdam, France, Germany, and the UK.
Brooks recently attended Creative Capital Foundation's Professional Development Program Workshop, a partnership with the Florida Department of Cultural Affairs and Florida State University. The foundation began as an initiative of the Andy Warhol Foundation and invests in artists who shape the future. The workshop was funded by The National Endowment for the Arts.
His work was just part of a digital display at The Louvre, is being used as decor in a Twentieth Century Fox film starring Anna Kendrick and Zac Efron, was featured on the CW Network's The Vampire Diaries, and is available at West Elm.
In 2014, he was awarded Best In Show/Photo Of The Year at the inaugural Miami Photo Salon Festival during Miami's prestigious Art Week. The same week, his work was featured on a German TV popular primetime show 'Nur die Liebe zählt'.
In 2013, he was featured on one of the biggest billboards in Time Square, and was a Top Ten Finalist in Digital Photo Pro and HD Video Pro Magazine's 7th Annual Emerging Pro Still and Motion Competition, where he finished his first short film 5 SKULLS.
He also the author of The True Cuba.