Santa Cruz, CA
Ben was born around lunchtime in Zamora, Mexico, and soon moved with his parents to California. Equally attracted to his years spent in Los Angeles and Santa Cruz, he attained a B.A. in Film & Digital Media at UCSC. The young-spirited visionary has always pursued creative endeavors, crossing among photographic, musical, and interactive forms. Ben Cruz believes that the media is the message, so at the end of everyday he reflects upon the emerging ways people interact and express each other. His personal ambition comes from a desire to see the world from as many perspectives as possible.