“SPACE has provided me with an opportunity to practice the art and craft of woodworking while collaborating with a talented, creative team through the design-build process.”



Don Brown was born in Lima, Ohio and called several cities home before his parents finally settled in Topeka,KS. His natural talent for engineering, design, and woodworking led him to Los Angeles where he established a career in the Motion Picture and Television Industry as a Hero Prop Builder. He has designed and crafted custom pieces for over 30 years and is inspired by nature, architecture, basketball, his family and 8 hours of sleep.


Favorite Movie:
Cool Hand Luke

Favorite St. Louis Space:
Shaw Park

Favorite Architects:
Greene and Greene

Unbreakable Habit:
Morning Coffee

Favorite Artist:
Chet Baker

Favorite Quote:
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.” MLK