Benjamin was born in 1954 in a small village outside Shanghai. From an early age he was attracted to all forms of art and loved to draw, paint and sculpt. Soon his talent spread all the way to Beijing and soon an international attention was drawn to his art glass vases. Through recognized talents, the San Francisco Academy of Art University gave Benjamin a full scholarship for a master's degree. Benjamin quickly fell in love with San Francisco and chose to make the city his new home. Today, all of his designs and creations begin in his studio in San Francisco.
Many of his works of art reflect his heritage, life and have a distinct east meets western inspiration. His most popular works of art are the selected medium vases in glass with lovely patterns. Here, paintings are combined to create unique works.
What started in a small village has spread around the world and today his art is found in Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe and North and South America.