Brian Leonard is an artist based in Toronto, who has garnered
international media attention for his "Barista Brian" Latte Art creations.
He grew up in New Brunswick Canada, the middle of five children in a musical family. Brian studied Opera Performance and Health Science in University, before completing a year in the Audio Engineering Program at The Banff Centre.
Moving to Toronto, he found himself in front of an espresso machine and
began creating latte art. It was not long before his latte art started benig noticed by local media, who named him Toronto's Best Latte Artist in
Following a series of television and media appearances, Brian's
opportunities continued to grow. Collaborating with international brands,
clothing companies, and many major media outlets, he continued to push boundaries as a barista and artist in his newfound medium. His latte art has been featured at music festivals, international film festivals,
celebrity galas and major awards shows. He currently lives downtown Toronto , where he continues to explore and expand his artistic talent and opportunities.