My name is Brian Brown i am the third generation in my family.I started painting,and drawing at a very young, . I remember the first painting i did was of my uncle it was a portrait of him. When I enter high school, i was put in the G.A.T.E. program where i started entering my work in contest like coca cola and many others.And sold my first painting to a professor at UC Davis. Upon my graduation I received an scholarship to Columbia university in Chicago Illinois, instead I stay in my hometown to be around family in los Angeles C.A. were I atended the art institute of California were I received my AA in fashion design illustration. When i was done there. I later on attended L.A trade tec, to receive my AA in. Visual communication. Currently sold a few of my paintings to an African American own dentist office in long beach C.A, and on the set of the bold and beauty soap opera, and to an dog training facility in culver city, also to a upn 13 news producer for his home. I am 30yrs old now and i aspire to further my education to become a art therapist. Hope you enjoy my artwork. You can reach me at my email www artts84 yahoo. Com or # 661-544-6041.