Encaustic Arts Magazine SPRING 2017 - Page 65

BIO Ben Hecht is a San Diego, California based artist. His work is focused on mixed media encaustic combined with his original landscape photography of nature, primarily aerial views of the ocean. Hecht’s work is in the permanent collection of a variety of important institutions, with a particular emphasis on large scale corporate placement. Some of his permanent installations include Montage Resort in Laguna Beach, St Regis Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, Park Place on the Harbor in San Diego, Park Laurel in San Diego, Chapman University in Orange County and The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, CA. Hecht has been a professional artist since 1992.  Hecht received both his B.A. in Fine Arts and his M.A. from University of California at Santa Cruz.   Email:  info@benhecht.com Website:  www.benhecht.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/benhechtart YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BenHecht Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/benhechtart/