In 2011 Ben completed a Masters degree in visual art at Curtin University. He has continued to develop his arts practice through drawing, painting and sculpture. Ben has held three solo exhibitions in the Fremantle area and participated in numerous group exhibitions since 2011. In conjunction with his fine arts practice Ben has completed several illustration & mural commissions for local clients where his flair for mixed media techniques and love of cartooning has come to the fore. Ben is currently employed at DADAA in Fremantle where he facilitates a painting workshop for special needs adults and AWESOME festival for children with their regional Creative Challenge program. Ben also tutors children classes in cartooning and mixed media illustration at the Fremantle Arts Centre.