Ben Zaidi is from Seattle, WA where he now creates events to empower young artists

Ben has worked with other members of the Seattle community to put together events empowering young artists.

In 2020, Ben co-created Refill, a live-stream concert in partnership with KEXP that raised over $25,000 for young artists impacted by the pandemic.

In 2022, Ben put together a week-long writing retreat on Orcas Island for emerging artists, in collaboration with fellow artist Sol and Doe Bay Resort & Spa.

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