Solo Exhibitions:

2007 Brian Mains : Purification and Renewal. Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA.

2002 Brian Mains : Change and Transformation. Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine  Art, Santa Monica, CA.

1990 Brian Mains : Paintings. Golden West College,  Fine Arts Gallery, Huntington Beach, CA.

1989  Brian Mains : Paintings. Loyola Marymount  University, Laband Art Gallery,
         Los Angeles, CA.

1981  Brian Mains : Paintings. Graham Gallery,  Houston, TX. Organized in association with Anne H. Roberts/Fine Arts.

1977 Brian Mains : Paintings. Covo de Iongh  Gallery, Houston, TX.


Selected Group Exhibitions:

2007 Luck of the Draw, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA

2004 Bodily Notions. Glendale College, Art Gallery, Glendale, CA. Curated by Annabelle Alymer.

2003 LA Post-Cool [re-mix]. Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, CA. Curated by Michael    Duncan.

2002/03 LA Post-Cool. San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA. Curated by Michael  Duncan.

2001    Importance of Being eARnesT. Occidental College,  Weingart Galleries & Mullin Sculpture Barn, Los Angeles, CA. Curated by Michael Duncan.

2000-02  Representing LA. Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA; Art Museum  of South Texas, Corpus Christie, TX; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA.  Curated by   Gordon Fuglie.

1998   Image Upon Image. Mount St. Mary's College, Jose Drudis-Biada  Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. Curated by Jody Baral.

1995 The Spiritual Dimension. Lebanon Valley College, Art  Gallery, Annville, PA. Curated by David Brigham.

1993 Peculiar Paintings. Woodbury University, Art Gallery, Burbank,  CA. Curated by Randy Sommer.

1992 LAX : The Los Angeles Exhibition : Seven Los Angeles Artists.  LACE, Los   Angeles, CA. Curated by Karen Carson and Jacci Den Hartog.

1988-89     20 Artists/Los Angeles. The City Gallery of Contemporary Art,  Raleigh, NC. Curated by Jim Starrett.

1985 Then, Now, and Then. University of Houston, Lawndale Annex,  Houston, TX.

1980 Five Houston Painters. Texas A&M University, MSC Gallery, College Station, TX.

1979 Houston Invitational Painting I. Max Hutchinson Gallery, Houston,  TX.


Public Collections:

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of  Art, Utah State University, Logan, UT.