Brian Seldt is a cut paper artist residing in the Pacific Northwest. The themes of death and the cut paper medium of Seldt’s work are influenced by his German heritage that has a tradition of papercutting, while the Northern Renaissance had artists that explored death themes. Brian holds a 2009 Visual Arts BFA from Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, Washington. He is a member of the Guild of American Papercutters based in Somerset, Pennsylvania. His work can be found in the Mary Alice Cooley Print Collection at Cornish College of the Arts, and in private collections spanning from Seattle to Germany.