Live Sporting Events
Ben has painted live at professional sporting events, such as the FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium, The Monaco Grand Prix and the Dubai Desert classic at the Emirates Golf Club in Dubai over several days. Ben was commissioned to create a painting to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the illustrious Golf Club. His painting titled ‘Emirates 25’ was created in front of a live audience during the Dubai Desert Classic and showcases the golf tournament’s unique golf setting. He also produced paintings of Henrik Stenson and Tiger Woods during the tournament.
Meydan Racecourse hold racing events on Thursdays in Dubai, attracting spectators from across the country. Ben was given the opportunity to paint live at Meydan Racecourse in one of the world’s most spectacular horse racing arenas. Painting in front of 15,000 people, he captured Team Godolphin’s Certify winning the Cape Verde Group 2 race. From this he was commissioned to create a triptych of paintings for international polo player, Ali Albawardy.