Benjamin Stanwix (b. 1986) lives and works in Cape Town, South Africa. He completed a Post-graduate Diploma in Fine Art at the Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, at the end of 2016. Prior to this he studied History and Economics and read for an MA in History at the University of Oxford. In 2017 he set-up Auckland Studios, which he co-runs as a working studio space for artists.