(1912 - 1966)
Ben Turner was active/lived in New Mexico. Ben Turner is known for southwest seasonal landscape, floral still life, cartoons.
Biography Ben Turner
A native-born artist from Gallup, New Mexico, Ben Turner is noted
paintings of Southwest landscapes, especially "lushly colorful
landscapes featuring all the hallmarks of the autumn cottonwoods/aspens
school of New Mexico painting." (Clemmer, 98) Many of his
landscapes have adobe structures. A descendant of famous English
painter, Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851), Ben Turner
established studios in Taos and Santa Fe, New Mexico; Redstone,
Colorado; and Matzalan, Mexico.
His interest in art developed in high school, and following
graduation, he attended the University of New Mexico and the Art
Institute of Chicago. He then worked as a cartoonist, creating a
series called "Jerry and Jake"
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