Appel is an art criticism writer, teacher and art
Brianís writing focuses on contemporary art,
photography and the contemporary art market. He
has contributed writing for several publications
including Artcritical, iphotocentral, Pluk, ROVE
Photograph Collector, Heyoka
Magazine and Boiler Magazine.
Brian has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography
from the University of Manitoba's School of Art
and a Masters of Arts (Photography and Film
Studies) from the University of Iowa.
Brian has intensely studied and been involved in
the New York art landscape since walking into
the first posthumous New York Museum of Modern
Art exhibition of Diane Arbus in 1972. He
currently lives with his wife and daughter in
New York City.