Kyle Brooks, aka BlackCatTips is a street folk artist from Arabia Mountain, GA. In addition to his studio and mural work, Brooks creates street poems and whimsical roadside art installations. With his brush, bright colors and a few found materials, he paints the world happy.
His clients include The Weather Channel, Xerox, Samsung, Coca-Cola, The Georgia Conservancy, Shaw Contract, North American Properties, Edgar Allan, Hugh Acheson, Digitas LBi, MailChimp, Yik Yak and others.
The name "BlackCatTips" came from putting three words Kyle liked together. This is a method he uses frequently in his street art poems.
Kyle was once featured in an episode of Adult Swim's Williams Street Swap Shop. He played himself.
In 2019, Kyle published a children's book called "Smile a while". More details at smileawhilebook.com.