In 2002, Ben became a professional artist, selling his iconic, eye catching portrait paintings worldwide, gaining notoriety for the way he captured the mood, soul and character of the subject. His unique painting method creates a sensational finish using only record fragments. Even the detail of the artwork is made from ground-down record dust. No pigment at all is used in the creation of each piece. With celebrity collectors of Ben's commissioned pieces and several features on television and in the press, Ben continues his career as an accomplished artist.