Bryan Parnham graduated from the Craft and Material Studies program of Virginia Commonwealth University in 2013. He was awarded the Core Fellowship at Penland School of Craft where his practice focused on metalsmithing and he experimented with photography. Parnham has been a visiting artist or lecturer at numerous universities and arts organizations around the country. In 2020 as a Resident Artist in Cortona, Italy his solo exhibition Cos’è Qui, What’s Here was hung at Museo dell’ Accademia Etrusca and again in 2021 at The Bridge Gallery in Athens, Georgia. Parnham recently spoke at the SNAG National Conference and showed work at the Museum of Art and Design in NYC.