Benjamin Weaver was born in Abington, PA, and has lived and worked throughout the Philadelphia region. He has been a painter since he graduated with a BA in literature in 1993. His work has been exhibited in galleries, and juried shows in the Mid-Atlantic region. His work is held in private and corporate collections; Capital One & Fox School of Business, Temple University. Ben has painted in oil, watercolor, and currently acrylic paint. He has worked in bronze, and carved directly in wood. He currently paints full-time in the Fairmount section of Philadelphia.