Brian received his Bachelor’s degree from Humboldt State University and a Master of Fine Arts from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University. His work thematically deals with the concept of residue and its implication on the psyche while utilizing an array of material considerations and processes including site-specific installations, sculpture, video, ceramics, painting and performance art. He has exhibited his work across the U.S. and abroad at venues including the Bill Maynes Gallery (New York, NY), the Craft and Folk Art Museum (Los Angeles, CA), the Seto City Museum (Japan), the National Art Museum (Lithuania), the Latvijas Makslinieku Savienibas Galerija (Latvia), the Rotermann Art Center (Estonia) and the Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche (Italy). Over the last two decades, his work has been included in numerous academic, museum and private collections and he has served at an array of institutional appointments. He currently lives and works in Southern California.