Brooks Harris Stevens is an artist and Professor at Eastern Michigan University where she has been the Fibers program coordinator in the School of Art & Design since 2007. She received her BFA in Fibers from Savannah College of Art and Design and a MFA in Fibers from East Carolina University, School of Art and Design. Brooks is continually inspired through the creation of installations and three-dimensional fiber based work with interdisciplinary approaches challenging the fiber medium. Her current research focuses on the mending of cloth, land and architecture inspired by various cultural observations. She has lectured on textile practices in Europe and the U.S. while exhibiting work in solo, group, and juried exhibitions nationally and internationally. Currently, Brooks has work included in Guns: Loaded Conversations, which exhibited at the San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, San Jose, California: April 22, 2018 - July 15, 2018 and will travel to the New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, Massachusetts: January 9, 2019 - April 6, 2019. Additionally, she is preparing new work for the Biennial Fiber Art Fair at the Seoul Arts Center in Seoul, South Korea, May 24-31, 2019.