The Brownhoist is a for-profit social enterprise uniting creatives, civic leaders, and business owners to maximize the local multiplier effect by recirculating community dollars.
Plainly: The Brownhoist is a creative community of makers and doers dedicated to keeping money benefiting the residents and neighbors we serve in the St. Clair community of Cleveland, OH.
Built in 1880, The Brownhoist building has seen Cleveland grow up around it and remains an impressive hub for commerce and creativity in the heart of the mid-town community. With more than 34,000 square feet of space, this historic building is now home to artist studios, small businesses, creative collaborators, and event space open to all.
Learn more and find your place with us.
Enjoy open access to all the common areas of The Brownhoist building as well as early access to events, coworking space rentals and more when you are a member!
Every level of the historic four-story building offers a variety of spaces for skilled professionals, talented artists, passionate musicians, and anyone seeking a cherished sanctuary to nurture their creativity and become part of our vibrant community.
Discover the perfect space for your next event or project! With a stunning 1,600 square-foot Second Floor ballroom, adaptable office spaces, conference rooms, and repurposed vaults, we offer versatile options to bring your vision to life.
Experience our community’s talents first-hand by joining us for our events! We create engaging opportunities that foster growing connections between our valued Tenants, Members, and any creative individuals across Greater Cleveland that choose to utilize The Brownhoist.