Stolen: One year ago today…

This is the one year anniversary of the discovery that my collage “In the Woods” was missing and presumed stolen from the Topsham Public Library where it was on view to the public.  While it was a disturbing experience, ultimately the theft of my collage motivated me to continue working. My new work in monotype […]

Collage Chosen for 2010 Library Lover’s Lottery

 Art News from Robin’s studio:  Become a member of the Friends of the Topsham Public Library by February 13, 2010, and you will be entered into the Library Lovers’ Lottery for a chance to win Gilsland Farm View (pictured below), an original landscape collage by Robin Brooks.    You can see this piece at the circulation desk at the […]

Newsflash: In the Woods Collage Missing From Crooker Gallery!

          In the Woods, a 22″x29″ framed collage painting, was one of five collage pieces on loan to the Topsham Public Library through September 11.  Today, Friday September 4, I went to the library to return a couple of paperbacks my son had borrowed when I discovered it was missing.  Library personnel could […]

Two Summer Exhibitions!

Robin Brooks: Two Summer Exhibitions! Robin is participating in these two summer exhibits:  “Joy of Art Artists” In the Crooker Gallery, Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham, Maine 725-1727   Robin Brooks, Apple Tree Autumn, acrylic on paper collage, 30”x22”, 1989     and   “Stone and Rock”   a show of two and […]

Joy of Art, Topsham Public Library, January-February 2009

  First Place, Mixed Media: This piece, entitled Androscoggin River, was selected for a first place ribbon for work in Mixed Media in Topsham Public Library’s first annual art show entitled Joy of Art.  The show will be up through Friday February 13, 2009.  It is wonderful to see the town library taking an interest in the world […]