James Brook is a practicing conceptual artist and a member of the British contemporary art group YO Collective. He has initiated numerous art workshops around Europe and the U.S. in various schools and colleges, from teaching life drawing to caricature. He was the chief organizer for experimental music and poetry events Beat Thing and The Bug which ran for over a decade in the north of England.
James lives in Intercourse with his wife Alice and their two daughters. He enjoys playing the piano which he has done for over forty years.