Ben Aqua is a multidisciplinary artist based in Austin, Texas. Born in Brooklyn, New York, his visual work has been exhibited internationally and published in Rolling Stone, NPR, NYLON, SPIN, NME, Flaunt, Bloomberg Businessweek, OUT, ARKITIP, XLR8R, Beautiful/Decay, Rhizome, JOGGING and Fecal Face. His music has been featured by Interview, The Creators Project, Mad Decent, DFA, VICE, Dummy Mag, FACT, Modular, URB, BUTT and Opening Ceremony. He also runs the experimental art & music label #FEELINGS.
SPIN Magazine, Bloomberg Businessweek, Flaunt Magazine, DFA Records, Matador Records, Polyvinyl Recording Co., NME, SXSW, NYLON Magazine, NEON Magazine Germany, Zach Feuer Gallery, The Blanton Museum of Art
The Crystal Method, Gary Numan, DJ Rashad, SOPHIE, TRUST, Big Freedia, NGUZUNGUZU, Zebra Katz, Neon Indian, STRFKR, Madeon, Com Truise, YACHT, Evian Christ, Run DMT, Lightning Bolt, The Locust, Dan Deacon, A Flock Of Seagulls, Kingdom
Balmorhea “Heir II” (Western Vinyl, 2014)
YACHT “Second Summer” (DFA, 2013)
STRFKR “Leave It All Behind” (Polyvinyl, 2013)
Marcus Price & Carli “Flaska & Bas” (Palms Out Sounds, 2013)
Feathers “Dark Matter” (2013)
Chants “Don’t Miss U” (Hush Hush, 2013)
Lotic “Rendez-vous” (#FEELINGS, 2011)
Zebra Katz “Red River” (2013)
Full CV available upon request.
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