Brian Hinkle received his M.F.A. in painting from Wichita State University. Brian has served as Gallery director at The Wichita Center for the Arts, and he now teaches painting, drawing, and enameling at the center. Over the years, Brian has worked in a number of stylistic genres. His most recent return to painting the landscape, particularly that of Kansas, is a move towards developing a full-time career as a working studio artist.