Simon Benjamin is a New York-based Jamaican Visual Artist and Director.

His current work is interested how people of the African Diaspora in the Caribbean have historically and currently engage with the sea while also imagining how that engagement may evolve.

He has been recognized by Print Magazine for its annual New Visual Artists Review, selecting 20 international artists under the age of 30. 

Benjamin teaches Motion Design at School of Visual Art in New York City. 

Learn more about his story from his TED talk and follow his visual diary Brooklyn Beachouse.