Ben Eine

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Biography

Benjamin Flynn, known professionally as Eine, is an English artist based in London. He is known for his alphabet lettering on shop shutters. Some of these letters have been mapped for ease of finding. He has also taken his lettering to the streets of Paris, Stockholm, Hastings and Newcastle upon Tyne.

Eine first started to explore more commercial avenues in a workshop above the Dragon Bar in Leonard Street, London (since demolished). He produced a number of custom clothing designs notably some custom "VANDALS" sweatshirts and started to explore screen prints, eventually founding the cult screen print company Pictures On Walls (POW) with Banksy.

Eine was born in London on August 23, 1970. He started his career as a graffiti writer in the early 1990s. He quickly developed a unique style of lettering, which he used to tag walls all over London. In 1995, he began to experiment with more commercial forms of art, such as screen printing and clothing design. He also began to collaborate with other artists, such as Banksy.

In 2000, Eine's work was featured in the Tate Modern's "Sensation" exhibition. This exhibition helped to raise his profile and make him one of the most well-known street artists in the world. He has since gone on to exhibit his work all over the world, including in solo shows at the Saatchi Gallery in London and the Lazarides Gallery in Los Angeles.

Eine is a prolific artist and has produced a large body of work. He is known for his colorful and playful lettering, which often incorporates elements of popular culture. His work has been described as "street art with a sense of humor."

Eine is a popular artist and his work is often collected by celebrities and art lovers alike. He has collaborated with a number of famous brands, including Nike and Adidas.

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