Brown is Professor Emeritus at Oregon State University where his
primary focus and passion was teaching drawing. He is an artist
who has consistently used the human figure as a means of commenting
on the human condition. His work has encompassed painting, drawing,
printmaking, bronze and resin casting, and large scale public sculpture.
He is the author of two books on art, Drawing from Life
and Artist to Artist. He has taught numerous workshops
throughout Oregon and also spent four weeks in Rome teaching
a drawing class to university students.