Ben Marlowe

Bio & C.V.

 

Ben Marlowe is an award-winning filmmaker and artist from Santa Fe, New Mexico. Ben began as a street artist in Brooklyn, NY. He received his MFA from California College of the Arts in 2013, and is now applying his skills in music videos, illustration, printmaking and experimental film.

Ben’s work has been featured at screenings at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, The Las Vegas Film Festival, and The Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco. Among others. His film "The Red" created for his MFA exhibition has won many awards including "Best Original Soundtrack" from the SoCal Creative & Innovative Film Festival  & "Best Wildcard" from The Las Vegas Film Festival. The film continues to premiere around the world today.

He recently finished a residency at Kala Institute of Art and is working as a music video director/animator based in the LA and the Bay Area.

 

CV

Art2Cure - 2017

- Featured artist - Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Contemporary Jewish Museum: From Generation to Generation: Inherited Memory and Contemporary Art - 2016-2017

- Featured artist in the The Yud Video Project

- Stephen and Mirabelle Leavitt Gallery - San Francisco, CA

Alma Mater: 2016 Alumni Exhibition - 2016

- Featured artist 

- San Francisco, CA

Meow Wolf - 2016

- Featured artist in permanent installation

- Santa Fe, NM

Chain Film Festival - 2016

The Red was featured

- New York, NY

KALA Artists' Annual Exhibition - 2016

 - Group Exhibition

- Berkeley, CA

SF Short Film Festival - 2015

- The Red was featured

-San Francisco, CA

Oregon Independent Film Festival - 2015

- The Red was featured and awarded "Best Experimental Film"

-Portland, OR

8th Annual Las Vegas Film Festival - 2015

The Red was featured and awarded "Best Wildcard"

-Las Vegas, NV

KALA Art Institute - 2015

-Artist in Residence

-June- August, Berkeley, CA

SoCal Creative & Innovative Film Festival - 2015

The Red was featured and awarded "Best Original Soundtrack"

 and nominated for "Best Experimental Film."

-Los Angeles, CA

The Cradle Project - 2014

-Group Exhibition

-Alter Space Gallery - San Francisco, CA

Surveillance Everyday - 2013

-Group Exhibition

-Studio 110 Projects - Sausalito, CA

International Film Festival of Cinematic Arts - 2013

- The Red was featured

-Los Angeles, CA

SoDak Film Festival - 2013

The Red was featured

-Brookings, SD

Repetitive Actions, Peephole Gallery - 2013

-Solo Exhibition

-Peephole Gallery - San Francisco, CA

California College of the Arts, MFA Exhibition - 2013

-Group Exhibition

-California College of the Arts - San Francisco, CA

 Make it Happen - 2012

-Group Exhibition

-Alter Space Gallery - San Francisco, CA

XXXX Magazine on The Big Screen Plaza - 2012

-"Self Portrait" was featured

-New York, NY

"Facets of Figuration," XXXX Magazine, Metropolitan Museum of Art - 2011

-"Self Portrait" was featured

-New York, NY

"Surreal Issue," XXXX Magazine - 2011

-"Self Portrait" was featured

-New York, NY