Born in Portland, Oregon on November 2, 1921. Brown began his career as an artist in a Portland print shop after graduating from high school. Following service in the Navy during World War Two, he moved to San Francisco to study at the California School of Fine Arts where he met his life partner William Campbell. He died there on April 16, 2000.
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