Ben Shattuck is an American writer, artist, and art curator. An alumnus of the universities of ‘Iowa’ and 'Cornell,' he is an award-winning short-story writer and is currently working on his first novel. As an artist, Ben has exhibited his artifacts at various premier galleries in America. Both his parents are artists. He is the lead curator at his mother's gallery. Ben has received a bunch of awards and residencies for the incredible artwork that he has created to date. He has received several fellowships from coveted associations. Ben is engaged to actor Jenny Slate, and the two are all set to walk the aisle.