Frank Brown

Freelance Sculptor & 3D Animator

Location:Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
2 Skills
Summer 1992 MFA Ceramics and Sculpture, University of Wisconsin- Madison.
1991 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine.
. 1989 BFA. Ceramics and Metals, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
Museum/Foundation Collections
Concordia University – Library Technology Center, St. Paul, Minnesota. Concordia University – Art Department, St. Paul, Minnesota. Inspire Arts, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts - Minneapolis, Minnesota.
St. Paul Foundation-St. Paul, Minnesota. The University of Utah Museum of Fine Arts - Salt Lake City. Southern Illinois University, Museum Of Fine Arts – Carbondale, Illinois.
Positions Held
2007 - President, Colors of Art, St. Paul Minnesota. 2003- 2006 Executive Director, Lowertown Artist Association, St. Paul Minnesota.
2001 –2004 Compas, Community Art Program, Review Panelist, St. Paul, Minnesota. 1997- 2008 Freelance Artist, St. Paul, Minnesota.
National/Regional Exhibitions
2011 2009
2008 2007 2007
Southern Illinois University Group Exhibition, Carbondale, Illinois. Argyle Zebra Gallery Group Exhibition, Animal Lovers Art Show Exhibition, St. Paul, Minnesota. Sister Kenny’s Rehabilitation Institute – Allina Hospital & Clinics, Sister Kenny’s 45th Annual International Art Show, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Inspire Arts, Hennepin County Medical Center, One Person Exhibition, “The Continuation of Life”, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Obsidian Arts and the Shoe Box Gallery, Group Exhibit, “Segrelicious”, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Frank J. Brown Continuation of National/Regional Exhibitions
2007 Medtronic World Headquarters Corporate, Neurological, Inc. and Energy- Component Center North, One Person Exhibition, Fridley, Minnesota.
2006 St. Paul Foundation, Group Exhibition, “Crossroads”, Curator for the exhibition also, St. Paul, Minnesota.
2010 Concordia University-St. Paul, “From St. Paul Minneota to Sarasota Florida Project titled “A Community Within Reach.”
2009 Concordia University-St. Paul, “Creating Social Statement Art,” St. Paul, Minnesota.
2008 Medtronic Neurological, Inc. “Creating Artwork”, Columbia Heights, Minnesota. 2004 Concordia University- St. Paul, “Creating Social Statement Art,” St. Paul,
Minnesota. 2003 University of St. Thomas, - Using Art to Create Social Awareness,”St. Paul,
Minnesota. 2003 Macalester College, - “Using Art to Create Social Awareness,” St. Paul,
Minnesota. 2002 The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, “Tzedakah Box: The Art of Giving,”
Minneapolis, Minnesota. 2001 The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, “Faces of Africa,” Workshop – Yoruba Bead
Making, Minneapolis, Minnesota. 2001 Augsburg College, “Using Art to Create Social Awareness,” St. Paul, Minnesota. 1998-2002 Concordia University-St. Paul, “Using Art to Create Social Awareness,” St.
Paul Minnesota.
2011 2011 2009 2009
Minnesota Spokesman Recorder, “Florida park diplays local Sculptor's inspiring “Masterpiece,” June 19, 2011, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Star Tribune, Stagr + Arts Newspaper, “Sculptor Brown lands in Florida, Black like Brown,” May 26, 2011, Minneapolis, MInnesota.
2010 Saint Paul Almanac, “Carving out a Life in Saint Paul,” page 146 – 147, St. Paul, Minnesota. Minneapolis Spokesman Recorder, “Seven-year exhibit delay leaves artist sadder, wiser,” August 27th – September 2nd, 2009 Vol.75 No. 4, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Downtown St. Paul Voice, “Brown Steps Down From LAA,” May 2006. Volume 12, Number 5., St. Paul, Minnesota
Contracted Projects
2009" 2008"
2006" 2004"
2002" 2001" 2001" 1995"
“A Community Within Reach” City of Sarasota Florida, Fred Glossie Atkins Park.”
“Heimie's Haberdashery” Fine Men's Shop, “The Hunting Party” St. Paul, Minnesota.
Great River Dental, “Laying Low,” St. Paul, Minnesota. “Heimie's Haberdashery” Fine Men's Shop, “The Buffalo Hunt” St. Paul,
Minnesota. Inspire Arts, Hennepin County Medical Center, “God Carries the Angel Good Samaritan,” Minneapolis, Minnesota. Ecra Company, “Wall Sculptures”, St. Paul, Minnesota. Family Housing Fund, “Home Sweet Home Again Project”, Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Sharon Sayles Belton Leadership Bronze Bust, Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Saint Paul Foundation, “The Pan African Community Endowment Award,” St. Paul, Minnesota. The Minnesota World Aid Committee, “Minnesota World Aids Project,” Minneapolis, Minnesota. Minnesota State Capital Building, St. Paul Minnesota.Quarra Stone Co.,
Madison, Wisconsin. 1995" Graceland Cemetery, Memphis Tennessee - Quarra Stone
Co., Madison, Wisconsin. 1995" “UNITY,” Grainger Hall Business School, University of Wisconsin-Madison. 1993" “Living For The Dream,” 215 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Madison
Wisconsin. 1992" “Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Plaque,” Wisconsin Black Artist Guild” State
Capital Building, Madison Wisconsin. 1987" “Closest Thing to Life is Death,” Erma Hayes Center, Carbondale, Illinois.
Skills (2) Rating
3D Animation