About

Artist Statement
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Ben Solliday is a 18 year old artist residing in Poughkeepsie, New York. Ben Solliday explores mediums through unorthodox methods and experimentation with materials. His work has been featured in the SUNY New Paltz Rotunda Gallery, the Dutchess Community College Student Work Showcase, The Teen Visions Exhibition at the Trolley Barn, Hudson Valley Parent magazine, and The Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union dinner honoring The Art Effect. His work has won 7 gold keys and 3 silver keys in  the Scholastic Art Competition. He currently works for the A.WARE Foundation as a campaign coordinator and as a graphic designer for the Love To All Project. He also worked alongside Professor Joyce Lee at Marist College as a research assistant in her on-going FIREWALL project.

Ben Solliday will be attending The University of Pennsylvania in the Fall of 2022.