Ben Nelson

  • Kiowa
  • Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography

THE SON OF PICASSO AKA BEN NELSON AKA AHN-HIA-OHM, KIOWA for "He knows", HAS BEEN THE FRONT RUNNER IN THE NATIVE ART WORLD SINCE 1987. SINCE THEN HE HAS WON ALMOST EVERY PRESTIGIOUS ART AWARD KNOW TO THE NATIVE ART WORLD. WITH A REPUTATION AS A CHILD PRODIGY HIS ART TRAINING WAS NURTURED BY HIS MOTHER AND FATHER. BY THE AGE OF SIX HE TOOK THE ART WORLD BY STORM AND TOOK NO PRISONERS. HE IS WELL MASTERED IN DIFFERENT MEDIUMS AND IS BRINGING IN THE AGE OF THE NATIVE AMERICAN RENAISSANCE. HE HAS TAKEN THE TRADITIONAL LEDGER STYLE OF PAINTING INTO A NEW DIRECTION AND IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ITS REVIVAL IN THE 2000. THE SON OF PICASSO IS A NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIST WHO IS KIOWA, NAVAJO, TAOS PUEBLO AND DELAWARE DESCENT. IN 2001 HE ATTENDED OKLAHOMA UNIVERSITY WHERE HE DEVOTED HIS MIND TO NATIVE RIGHTS.

Sample of Work

Lord of the Plains

Lord of the Plains

20 x 16 x 1.5

Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography

No Time For Delegates

No Time For Delegates

40 x 48 x 1.5

Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography

The Mark of Strength

The Mark of Strength

11 x 14 x 1.5

Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography