Benjamin's reputation is for finesse, excellence and a gutsy approach to design, based in light. Benjamin is known for creating bold designs that are integral to a project.
He works collaboratively on all projects and has been involved in all forms of Museums /Exhibitions and Performing Arts projects for 20 years. Benjamin is passionate about the capability of light in spacial design, performance and its role in art.
Benjamin has extensive experience working both nationally and internationally with diverse teams and projects.
Since 2002 Benjamin has led teams of designers in the creation of lighting designs and specification services for various performance exhibition / museum, and architectural projects. As a designer and design manager Benjamin leads by example and his work has been recognised with awards by the greenroom, sydney theatre awards and illuminating engineers society on multiple occasions.
Throughout the industry Benjamin has a reputation as being the person to solve a problem.
The Australian War Memorial: Post 45 Galleries, Anzac Hall Tanks, G for George, Over the Front, First World War and World War II Galleries, Recent Conflicts, Longan Cross, Special Forces, George Cross
Australian National Maritime Museum, James Cameron – Challenging the Deep exhibition
Australian Infantry Museum, Singleton
Cloud Nation - Claire Healy and Sean Cordeiro, City of Sydney
National Gallery Australia - Cartier
National Museum Australia - Main Foyer, Exhibitions Entry
National Film and Sound Archive - Exhibition hall upgrade, Heath Ledger Exhibition
Slim Dusty Center, Kempsey NSW
Bass Strait Maritime Center, City of Devonport
Fraser Coast Discovery Centre
Kelpies Exhibition - Casterton Victoria
State Library NSW, Amaze gallery / Michael building, Temporary exhibitions
Sisters Of Mercy Museum, North Sydney
Museum Victoria, Many Nations
Museum Art Gallery NT
Supreme Court of Queensland, Sir Harry Gibbs Legal Heritage Centre
Queensland Museum, Foyer and Discovery Zone
The Reserve Bank of Australia: Currency Museum and 50th anniversary exhibition
Perkins Medical Research Facility, Perth
Whitlam Museum, UWS Parramatta
World Heritage Centre, Blue Mountains
Sydney Dance Company: with Rafael Bonechella: 2 one Another, Emergence, Louder than Words, Project Ramaeu, Les Illuminations, Plus Contemporary Women with four emerging choreographers.
Bell Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet, Richard 3rd, Antony and Cleopatra
Sydney Theatre Company: Dance Better at Parties, Perplex, Mrock
Belvoir: Medea, Human Interest Story, Hamlet, A Christmas Carol, Mother Courage
Chunky Move: Keep Everything, Connected, Mix Tape, It Sounds Silly
Balletlab: Nativity, Fiction, Origami, Brindabella, Aviary, Miracle,
Australian Ballet: Halcyon, Sweedeedee, There’s Definitely A Prince Involved, Filigree and Shadow, Squander and Glory, Spatacus
Plus works with Artists: Lucy Gurein, Luke Geoge, Leigh Warren, Lee Serle, Byron Perry, Antony Hamiton, Gavin Webber and Dance North, Stompin, The Lyon Ballet Opera, Australian Theatre For Young People, Skanes Danteater, Kristina Chan
LECTURE IN LIGHTING: VICTORIAN COLLAGE OF THE ARTS 2010, 2011
ADVANCE DIPLOMA OF PERFORMING ARTS (LIGHTING), WESTERN AUSTRALIAN ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS