Adam Benet Shaw is an award-winning painter, illustrator, and comic creator based in Springdale, Arkansas and Memphis, Tennessee. Shaw studied painting at the Cleveland Institute of Art in Ohio and the Edinburgh College of Art in Scotland. He continues enhancing his skills through workshops and weekly figure drawing sessions at Studio Paradiso in Seattle and The SmArt School online.

His work has been shown in over fifty group and solo exhibits and can be found in homes and corporate offices across the US, including New York, Los Angeles, Santa Fe, Grand Junction, Seattle, Little Rock, Birmingham, and Memphis.


Adam specializes in oil and acrylic paintings, figurative portraits, charcoal drawings, murals, illustrations for books, graphic novels, and magazines, and designs for the gaming and movie industries. 

His work is featured in publications by Dark Horse, Image Comics, Slave Labor Graphics, Dynamite, Action Lab, Akashic, Pro Se Publishing, Moonstone, Airship 27 Productions, New American Painting and Southwest Art Magazine.


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