Ben Risk Born in Glasgow in 1978.
Studied BA (Hons) in Contemporary Craft (Fine Art).
Manchester Metropolitan University 1999 - 2002
2017 -London Art Fair with LLE Gallery as part of 'Dialogues' curated by Miguel Amado.
January 2017 -Group Show - Paul Cezanne Painted Mount Snowdon From This Spot. Curated by Gordon Dalton as part of the Llawn Festival at Emrys Williams Studio Gallery, Llandudno. -
Group Show - Welcome to the human experience, we are the ones doing works on canvas, curated by Galina Munroe at the Carlsberg & Byen Kunstsalon, Copenhagen.
Exhibitions 2016 -Meander, two person show with Eva Ullrich, Gallery Twenty Two, Bristol, November 17 - 8th December
2016 -Papercuts - work on paper curated by Kristian Day at Transmission Gallery, London.
2016 -Sampler - Curated by Kristian Day at Arcade Gallery - Group Show
2016 -Project Clyde (working title), Group Show, Lillie Art Gallery, Glasgow. Curated by Ben Risk. Jan/Feb 2017 Exhibitions
2015 -Small works, Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh - December
2015 -ING Discerning Eye - Mall Galleries, 12th - 22nd November. Selected by Steve Pill -Gallery North, Glasgow Kelvin College - 2nd until 13th of March, 2015. With kind support from Artstore Glasgow Proceeds from exhibition will go to Impact Arts -Oust Ebola, Auction. 13th of Feb, 2015. http://www.oustebola.com
Exhibitions 2014 -Solo Show - Field Work - Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh 1st - 25th, Nov -Group show with Thomas and Paul, October. Ben Risk, Christos Tsimaris and Lance Hewison.
October -AAF Hamburg - 13-16 November 2014, Hamburg Messe -
Art Southampton NYC with Thomas and Paul 24th - 28th July -
Group Show with View Gallery, Bristol. Summer Salon - 3rd- 31st August -
AAF Battersea with Thomas and Paul. February -
Group show - 9th - 29th January. The Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
Exhibitions 2013 -
Solo exhibition - Field Notes. 29th Nov—5th Dec . The Whitespace Gallery – Edinburgh -
Artist Residency, Big Green Week, Bristol -Neon Collective -
Group Show, Bristol -Group Show, Tobacco Factory, Bristol
Work held in the corporate collection at Aberdeen Asset Management and numerous private collections.