Brian Mallman is a Milwaukee, Wisconsin born artist currently living in Los Angeles, California. He is married to the artist Mary Jean Mallman and they have two sons. He is the founder and former director of NELAart, a Los Angeles based arts organization. He is also the founder and director of the 50NYORK Gallery in Highland Park, and the creator of “Play Music on the Porch Day”. His work includes drawings and sculpture, as well as social practice.