Mitsuko Brooks is an artist and member of The Asian American Women Artists Association and The Diasporic Asian Art Network. She earned her B.F.A. at Cooper Union and is a current U.C.L.A. M.F.A. candidate. She completed artist residencies at The Wassaic Project (2014); Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden (2012), The School of Making Thinking (2013); The Oxbow School (2000). Brooks has been awarded The Sally Van Der Lier Fellowship in 2012 and The Artist Fellowship.Inc. in 2011. Select internationally and nationally exhibitions were at SOMArts, SFAI, and Rush Art Gallery and Recession Art. Her work is help permanent collections at The Smithsonian's Artist Archive, Artexte Info Centre (Canada), Ferro Strouse Gallery (Brooklyn) and Barnard Library.