San Francisco, CA: Brett received his M.F.A. in painting from San Francisco Art Institute in 2007 and his B.F.A. from Montana State University in 2002. He has exhibited his paintings in group and solo exhibitions in Italy, London, San Francisco and Southern California. He has been awarded residencies in Vermont and Italy. He’s been a guest artist and lecturer at Eastern Oregon University and U.C. Long Beach. He currently volunteers with the non-profit Art Seed in San Francisco teaching underprivileged kids how to paint.