Galleries: Portraits

Ben Wilson - The Chewing Gum Artist

Oil on canvas

Ben Wilson is better known as The Chewing Gum Artist.He lives in North London, where he has become increasingly well known for the miniature paintings he creates on discarded Chewing Gum found on pavements.
This oil painting of Ben Wilson by Carol Tarn captures him creating one of his works on the streets of Muswell Hill.Ben has been widely featured in both the press and on television and recently appeared in the Times newspaper and on the BBC.