Brian Crosby is the Creative Director of Marvel Themed Entertainment. In that capacity, he oversees and contributes to any representation of Marvel’s library of over 9,000 characters as they appear in various theme parks, traveling exhibits, shows, pop culture conventions, fan events, sporting events and amusement venues around the world. Having most recently worked on Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes (museum exhibition that launched at the Museum of Pop Culture and celebrates 80 years of Marvel history), Marvel Universe Live! (traveling arena show produced by Feld Entertainment), Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. (traveling experience set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in partnership with Victory Hill Exhibitions), IMG Worlds of Adventure (the world’s largest indoor theme park) and attractions for the Disney Parks & Resorts including the “Iron Man Experience” and “Ant-Man and the Wasp: Nano Battle!” at Hong Kong Disneyland and “Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: Breakout!” at Disney California Adventure while also contributing to the recently opened Avengers Campus and Disney’s Hotel New York: The Art of Marvel at Disneyland Paris.
Prior to joining Marvel, Brian spent 10 years working for Walt Disney Imagineering as a Visual Art Specialist, Dimensional Designer, Show/Concept Designer and ultimately, Creative Designer working on a variety of projects for Disney Parks & Resorts including Finding Nemo: Submarine Voyage, it’s a Small World, TRON Lightcyle Power Run, and others. While there he also co-created the “Disney Kingdoms” line of comic books, an early partnership between Marvel and Imagineering telling new stories based on iconic Disney attractions including “Seekers of the Weird”, “Figment”, “Big Thunder Mountain Railroad”, “Haunted Mansion” and the “Enchanted Tiki Room.”
Additionally, Brian’s paintings can be seen at the WonderGround Galleries at Downtown Disney in Anaheim and at Disney Springs in Walt Disney World.
He currently resides in Cypress, California with his wife, Kelly, and their four children, Bladen, Kasey, Braxon and Brock.