Ben Severns
Adjunct Faculty
MFA, Maine College of Art
BFA, Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Ben Severns is an interdisciplinary artist whose studio work centers on spectacle and communication. Shifting media as it suits him, his work has been exhibited throughout the United States and internationally, including at Boston University, the Institute of Contemporary Art (Maine), the Science Museum of Minnesota, the Minneapolis Institute of Art, Public Functionary Gallery, the Walker Art Center, and others. His work is held in private collections in the United States and Brazil.

In addition to teaching at MCAD, Severns is an adjunct professor at Augsburg University. His current projects include a multimedia installation in downtown Minneapolis, a pair of short films (two? why not just one!?), a series of television episodes for cable access, a videocorenoise band, a video game, reorganizing his home/studio, and migrating his software workspace to another section of the building among other things.