Brianna Barron received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the College for Creative Studies in 2014. After completing a three month residency at the Oxbow school of art, she went on to receive her Master of Fine Arts degree from Bowling Green State University. In addition to working as a freelance sculptor, Brianna has worked at institutions such as the Corning Museum of Glass, the Henry Ford Museum, the Toledo Museum of Art, and the Chrysler Museum of Art. Her work, has been exhibited at several galleries nationwide, and has been featured in publications such as Detroit's Metro Times Magazine, the Sentinel Tribune and New Glass Review. Barron is also the cofounder of Suck it Up Straws, a small business which provides a stylish, handcrafted alternative to single use plastic straws. Brianna is currently the Emerging Artist in Residence at Glass Art Kalamazoo.