Benjamin Ward

Benjamin Ward

Benjamin Ward

  • B.F.A., illustration, Savannah College of Art and Design, 2005
  • M.F.A., painting, Savannah College of Art and Design, 2008
First year at SCAD:

"My inspiration comes from the ever-changing dynamic of working with students and peers who have a passion for drawing."


Solo exhibition, "Wore," Jack the Pelican Presents Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, 2008

Publications and presentations

  • Guest artist speaker, Alabama Council of the Arts ceremony for the Visual Arts Achievement awards, 2011
  • "Painting the Undead," South Magazine, October/November 2007

Previous Positions

Professor of foundation studies, SCAD; instructor of drawing, Telfair Museum of Art; academic mentor to undergraduate students, SCAD

On the Web

Courses Taught

  • DRAW 100 Drawing I: Form and Space
  • DRAW 101 Drawing II: Composition and Media
  • DRAW 200 Life Drawing I
  • DRAW 201 Life Drawing II
  • DRAW 210 Portrait Drawing