Brian Pfister is an artist and curator studying at the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD). His art practice explores topics of social practice and personal identity in the form of photography, installation, and performance. He is currently co-leading Swim Team, a curatorial collective creating a platform for emerging artists throughout Milwaukee in galleries, museums, and alternative spaces. He is also a co-founder of ISO Photography Club at MIAD, expanding the photographic education outside of the classroom via lectures, workshops, field trips, and exhibitions. Outside of MIAD, Pfister is a Content Contributor for Strange Fire Collective.
His work has been exhibited in Milwaukee, Chicago, Washington D.C. and published in Photography Forum’s Best of High School & College Photography in 2014 and Best of Photography in 2014. He is currently working to integrate emerging artist communities in Milwaukee through his personal and collective-practices.