Ben is a freelance Lighting Designer whose work encompasses Theatre, Dance, Contemporary Performance and indoor and outdoor Concert Events. Ben holds accreditation from the Australian Production Design Guild, and is a professional member of the Association of Lighting Designers.

Ben's work has been seen on the stages of the Sydney, Melbourne and Queensland Theatre Companies, Opera Queensland, Expressions Dance Company, State Theatre Company of South Australia, Belvoir, La Boite, Queensland Ballet, QPAC, and many others.

In 2012 Ben was invited (along with illustrator James Alley) to create an artwork for the Seven with Another exhibition at the Brisbane Powerhouse. The light sculpture created was based on five plays and was exhibited for several weeks. A return exhibition took place in April 2014.

In 2013 Ben was invited to be Resident Lighting Designer with Queensland Theatre Company, and in 2014 was an Affiliate Artist with the company. He has an ongoing role with The Danger Ensemble as Associate Artistic Director and also lectures in Lighting Design and Scenography at Queensland University of Technology.