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. 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, where he produces produce glass and tableware designs for their collections.