Bryan Leister works across a broad range of media reflecting his painting background and interest in new media.

His work has been commissioned for the covers of many national and international magazines, including Time, BusinessWeek, Forbes, Der Spiegel and the Atlantic Monthly. His paintings are in the collections of The Museum of American Art, The District of Columbia Historical society, Kohler, Celestial Seasonings, James River Paper Company, Blue Cross Blue Shields and many private collections.

His installation and video work has been shown at the The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Provisions Gallery, Warehouse Gallery, The Pyramid Atlantic, The Woolly Mammoth Theater, Denver Museum of Nature and Science and the Arlington Arts Center. His animated films have been screened in festivals throughout the country, including the Altanta Film Festival, Ann Arbor Film Festival, New York Underground Film Festival, Brooklyn Arts Film Festival, the Chicago Underground Film Festival and the Black Maria Film Festival.