Brett Kallusky was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, in 1975, and currently lives and works in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Kallusky received a BFA from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in 1998 (photography/printmaking) and a MFA in photography from Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2005. He has had recent exhibitions at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Bethel University and through the Italian Cultural Center. Kallusky is the recipient of the Miguel Vinciguerra Fulbright Fellowship to work on a photographic project entitled Viaggio con Le Viste, in Italy, and two Minnesota State Arts Board Artists Initiative Grants to continue his photographic exploration in Florence, Italy and publish a book of his Italian imagery. Kallusky is currently a full-time faculty member and assistant professor in the art department at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.