Ben Frost Artist Biography
Artist Ben Frost works in varied mediums including commercial illustration, murals and art direction. Ben is known for his kaleidoscopic Pop Art, mash-up paintings that takes inspiration from areas as diverse as graffiti, collage, photorealism and sign-writing. Ben currently lives in Sydney and operates Stupidkrap Studios, a multi-disciplinary art collective of 10 established and emerging artists in Annandale. For the last 10 years he has been exhibiting throughout Australia and internationally, including solo shows in London, New York and San Francisco, as well as group shows in Beijing, Mongolia, Amsterdam, Berlin and Singapore. Ben was a guest speaker at the 2008 Semi-Permanent and AG IDEAS conferences throughout Australia. In 2006 Ben co-founded the online art portal StupidKrap.com and also began and runs the international paste-up event "Paste Modernism". His work has appeared in countless magazines and newspapers including Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Oyster, WeAr, Monster Children, Ok!, HQ, Eyeline, Australian Art Collector, Broadsheet, and Art Monthly. His work is in the collections of Kerry Stokes, Art Bank, Griffith University and numerous local and international locations.