Brian Arnold is a photographer, educator, and musician. With his photography, Brian continues to work with traditional black and white techniques and darkroom processes, often combining them with contemporary digital techniques. He teaches photography and has taught abroad and in the United States. As a musician, he has studied and performed Balinese and Javanese gamelan since 1992. He is currently a member of the Cornell University Gamelan Ensemble. He has undergraduate degrees in English and Ethnomusicology from The Colorado College, and an MFA in Photography from Massachusetts College of Art. He is currently focusing on two different projects, completing a book for Oxford University Press, both a history and technical manual on photography and he is using this time to organize an exhibition of contemporary Javanese photography. This exhibition will open in Bandung at the Institute of Technology Bandung in the winter/spring 2016, and then travel to the Johnson Museum at Cornell, opening in the winter/spring of 2017.