was born and raised in Princeton, New Jersey.
He attended Brown University, studying psychology and literature.
After graduating, Brian decided to pursue his childhood interest in art.
He studied at the Rhode Island School of Design and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston before beginning a career in political illustration.
Brian has written and illustrated numerous books for children, and his award-winning work appears regularly in children’s magazines and galleries around the country.
He currently lives on the south shore of Massachusetts with his wife and daughter.
For more information, visit www.brianlies.com