handcrafted furniture made in maine


Reid was a 2017 Windgate Fellow at SUNY Purchase, NY and will exhibit his furniture from his Fellowship in winter 2019.


In 2016, Brian taught at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios Santo Domingo, Centre for Fine Woodworking, Nelson, New Zealand and Cooroora Institute in Australia's Sunshine Coast.



- Nathaniel Reade, When Worlds Collide NE Home Magazine, March/April 2016).

- Edgar Allen Beem, Woodworking Behind Bars: Brian Reid teaches prison inmates how to craft fine furniture (Down East, June 2015).

- Debbie Hagan, Made in Prison: Furniture masters teach inmates lessons about art, craft and life (Art New England, November/December 2014)

- Courier-Gazette , Fine Woodworking Program, Maine State Prison, Warren ME (Summer 2013).

- Patrick G. Downes, Brian Reid: Serious Play (Woodwork Magazine, Winter 2013).



- Brian's work can often be viewed from June-September during the annual Faculty Exhibition at the Center for Furniture Craftmanship, Rockport.