Ben Shattuck

Ben Shattuck (b. 1984) is a graduate Cornell University’s College of Architecture, Art, and Planning, and of University of Iowa’s Iowa Writers’ Workshop.  He lived and studied painting with Odd Nerdrum in southern Norway. He has taught fiction writing courses at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, and the University of Iowa. He has written for, The Paris Review Daily, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, and The Morning News, among other publications. He is currently at work on his first novel.




Dedee Shattuck Gallery Exhibits:

Bill Shattuck | Ben Shattuck, 2015

Small Works, 2013

Inaugural Show, 2011





2008 Cornell University, Ithaca, NY


2008 Rocky Neck Artist Colony Residency, Gloucester, MA
The Michael Rapuano Memorial Award Cornell University

2006 David R. Bean Prize Recipient Cornell University

2004 National Society of Collegiate Scholars

2003 Annabel Taylor Prize for Outstanding Achievement in the Visual Arts


2007 “Old New England and the Big Hint.” The Cornell Daily Sun. Ithaca, New York

2006 "Artists being Artists." The Cornell Daily Sun. Ithaca, New York


2008 Landscapes. Carol Craven Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard, MA
2008 Love Spell and Shiny Walls. Hartell Gallery, Cornell University

2007 New England: Fantas y, Love. Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University


2008 Bill Shattuck and Ben Shattuck: Two Generations Aloft. 5 Traverse

Gallery, Providence, RI
2008 HOME GROWN. New Bedford Art Museum, New Bedford, MA

2007 A.M.O.rphus. Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University
2007 Art Majors Organization Show. Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University
2007 Rome. Hartell Gallery, Cornell University
2007 Print Show. Hartell Gallery, Cornell University
2007 Untitled. Fine Arts Library, Cornell University
2007 Nothing in Common. Experimental Gallery, Cornell University

2006 Working Frameworks. The Johnson Museum, Ithaca, NY; Columbia College, Chicago, IL; 
2006 The Gallery Upstairs, Columbus, OH
2006 YAYNATURE. Gallery 5, Ithaca, NY
2006 Anitques Show. Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University
2006 The Rome Show. Palazzo Lazzaroni, Cornell University in Rome, Italy
2006 The Bean Show. Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University

2005 Painting. Tjaden Hall, Cornell University

2004 Untitled. Ithaca Public Library, Ithaca, NY                                    |      508. 636. 4177      |      1 Partners' Lane, Westport, MA 02790      |      W - Sat, 10 - 5, Sun 12 - 5