BEN HALL was born in Leicester, UK. He studied fine art painting and animation at Leeds Metropolitan University and graduated with an honors degree.

He lives in Manchester where he has worked inhouse for various design and advertising agencies. Ben has exhibited at IMAGES, the annual UK Association of Illustrators Best of British Illustration Exhibition and has worked for UK and US magazines on a wide variety of subjects. His clients have included GQ, Cosmopolitan, The Radio Times, ES Magazine, Woman & Home, Health & Fitness and he also produced a regular comic strip for Thrasher, the leading skateboard magazine in the US based in San Francisco.

In 1997, he was commissioned by Sieger Design in Germany to produce a limited edition milk glass for Ritzenhoff Glassware and has continued to produce glass and tableware designs for their collections to date. Ben has also been commisioned to design writing tools for ACME Studios in the US. He was among some of the world's best known artists, designers and architects to participate in these projects.

Today, he concentrates on his work on canvas, taking his inspiration from pop culture and continues to collaborate on design projects for ACME Studios and Ritzenhoff.

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