Benjamin Anderson is an American artist known for his monumental oil paintings. He was educated in Florence, Italy, and the SF Academy of Art University (BFA). Recognized for his portraiture skills, he has recently been focused on water-related works. Figurative in their nature, Anderson’s paintings depict either people swimming or submerged objects, such as cars, planes, pistols, and bottles. He lives and works in Santa Barbara, California.
Featured image: Benjamin Anderson - Bugatti,
2017 (detail). Oil on Linen. 60 × 60 in. 152.4 × 152.4 cm. This is a unique
work. Photo courtesy Whistler Contemporary