Berlin StudioBerlin Studio
Ill be painting in Berlin for a while. Here's a photo of my new studio before the chaos starts. - Apr 15 2015

Popeye MagazinePopeye Magazine
I have a painting in the current issue of Popeye. Thanks HEJM - Interior Photography. - Apr 15 2015

OuterSpace Gallery is pleased to present Super Elastic 2, a series of large scale oil paintings by Ben Van Netten

These paintings are a selection from Ben van Netten's ongoing experiments in distortion.

We will be part of the Integrate Art Society (Integrate Arts Festival) Find us on the map #17.

We will be located at 1112 Wharf Street - the parking lot on the water below Wharf Street/Bastion Square. - Aug 14 2014

Berlin Art Week.Berlin Art Week.
Berlin art week is here and I'm happy to say I'll be in a group show with Sheila Buser and Jasmin Kokkola. Two very Talented Photographers. The Show is called:

"Our Desire Also Desires Us."

Unfortunately I can't be there But the other artists will be in attendance.

Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 8:00pm
Venus Flytrap Gallery
Reuterstrasse 84, 12053 Berlin, Germany - Sep 17 2013

Fly trap .Fly trap .
My next show will be on Friday in Berlin at the Venus Flytrap Gallery. Ill be showing new work created here over the summer. The Inspiration for the show comes form the films of Jess Franco (iconic director of 60's Euro Vampire B movies.) and the actress Lina Romay. I hope to see you there.

Venus Flytrap Gallery
Friday, 9th August
Opening at 20:00

Reuterstrasse 84, 12053 Berlin, Germany - Aug 2 2013

Summer Berlin ShowSummer Berlin Show
I'm happy to say I'll be having a summer exhibition. I've been painting in Berlin for the past few months and will be showing this new work here. It will take place in the beginning of August I'll post more details at a later date. - Jul 11 2013

Super ElasticSuper Elastic
My next solo show Is at the Herringer Kiss gallery in Calgary. It's on for the month of April. Open reception will be Saturday April 6th from 2pm to 5pm. I will be there! Drop in and say Hi!

here is more info - Mar 28 2013

My next Show
My next solo show will be at the Herringer Kiss Gallery In April 2013. Ill post more details at a later date. - Jan 28 2013

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I'm now on Twitter!
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"Surface" is a group show of new painters. I have two paintings hanging. including this Jet plane!

May 18th, 2011 to Jun 30th, 2011

Claire Oliver Gallery
513 West 26th Street
New York, NY 10001

Telephone: (212) 929-5949
Fax: (212) 255-4699 - May 18 2011

Mira Ora 2011Mira Ora 2011
Mira Ora is the title of my next solo show in Calgary at the wonderful Herringer Kiss Gallery. I will be attending the opening on April 9th 2011.
everyone is welcome!

Mira Ora

April 9 – May 7, 2011
Opening Reception Saturday, April 9th
from 2 to 5 pm.

Herringer Kiss Gallery
709A - 11 Ave S.W.
Calgary, AB T2R 0E3
P: 403.228.4889
F: 403.228.4809 - Apr 8 2011

New York!New York!
I am very happy and honoured to announce that I am now represented world wide by the Claire Oliver gallery in New York!
I was able to go to New York late last year and meet with Claire and Ian.
They have a beautiful gallery in the Chelsea district and an amazing roster of artists!
I am really looking forward to working with them in the future!

Take a look at the website:

Ben - Mar 3 2011

Aporia 2009Aporia 2009
Ill be in Calgary For my next solo show at the Herringer Kiss gallery. The Opening is the 24th of October 2009 2-5pm. Everyone is welcome!

Here's the link:

Herringer Kiss Gallery
709A - 11 Ave S.W.
Calgary, AB T2R 0E3
P: 403.228.4889
F: 403.228.4809 - Oct 10 2009

My Next Solo Show Oct 2009
My Next solo show will be in Calgary at the Herringer kiss Gallery. The Date is some time in late October 2009. Ill post more details later. - Jun 9 2009

Remote Viewing June 2009
Hi everybody. I've got a few paintings in the summer show at the Sopa Gallery in Kelowna from June 4th to June 30th.

Here are the details!

2934 South Pandosy St.
Kelowna BC V1Y 1V9 - Jun 9 2009

New paintings 2008New paintings 2008
I have just added a new painting gallery to the painting section of my web site. There you can see the painting from my new 2008 show "land...water...Time" in Kelowna

enjoy - Jun 16 2008

Land... Water.... TimeLand... Water.... Time
My current show is on right now in Kelowna Bc at the Sopa Gallery. The Gallery is located at 2934 South Pandosy St.
Kelowna BC
The show runs until July.
Thanks to all that attended the opening. it was great to see old friends and make new ones. - Jun 14 2008

Style at Home MagazineStyle at Home Magazine
Hey everyone check out the March edition of Style at Home magazine. There's a great picture of one of my paintings in there. - Feb 7 2008

Next Show
My next show has just been confirmed for June at the Sopa Gallery in Kelowna BC. I'll post more info when I know the dates.
Here is a link to the gallery. - Feb 2 2008