#Paris #carousel. Study for another new painting. According to the wisdom of the internet, this one spins faster than the others around town. But I have to say it still looks pretty gentle. I love the glowing orbs around it. #tuileries #carnival #benjaminfreyart #watercolor #originalart . Love the wooden #horses […]

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Idea for a new painting – title unknown. As @memoryartgirl said, the rain is just a good excuse to go to the museum (with @camille_gambini ๐Ÿ˜Š). As we were about to leave one gallery, I saw a girl engrossed in sketching and thought it was a beautiful idea for a […]

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I’ve finally put together a decent gallery of my recent Ferris Wheel Paintings. These range from ones I’ve just completed this spring to ones I finished a few years ago so many of these are already hanging in peoples’s homes. But I love to do commissions, so if you fall […]

Ferris Wheels


Last month I exhibited at a fantastic show (Artispere) in Greenville, SC and I collaborated with the show and Dapper Ink on some shirts to promote the exhibit. They came out great and they hand printed the shirts during the exhibit, which was a great demonstration of real screen-printing. I don’t […]

A Great Collaboration in Greenville!



“Riesenrad” 24×30 Mixed Media Drawing This Ferris wheel stands in the abandoned Spreewald Amusement park in the former East Berlin. The park is fantastically dilapidated and full sized trees now grow through the rides. I visited the park last summer and have been working on a series of paintings based […]

Berlin’s Abandoned Amusement Park


It is an honor to have been asked to make the featured painting for this year’s Main Street Arts Festival poster. I really enjoyed coming up with the design and I ended up making two pieces because I couldn’t decide whether I liked the vertical or horizontal better. The show […]

Fresh Artwork for Fort Worth




Acuity Insurance has acquired two of my largest paintings (48″ x84″) for their collection. Unfortunately it will be a few months till I can make it to their Wisconsin headquarters to see them in situ but I’m thrilled to have them as collectors. โ€ช<!–mep-nl–><!–mep-nl–><!–mep-nl–><a href=”https://www.benjaminfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/wpid-img_20150926_163018.jpg”><img title=”IMG_20150926_163018.jpg” class=”alignnone size-full” alt=”image” src=”https://www.benjaminfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/wpid-img_20150926_163018.jpg” […]

Major works in a new collection