Jay Cabalu is a Filipino-Canadian collage artist based in Vancouver, BC. Using magazines and comic books he has collected since childhood his work is a pop-surrealist expression of his world view. He has a BFA from Kwantlen University and has shown in numerous spaces in Vancouver. Jay appeared on season one of CBC's reality-competition series Crash Gallery in 2015, where he was described by Canadian Art as being "the best" and "robbed". In 2018, Jay exhibited with the Foundation for Asian-American Independent Media in Chicago and Queer Asia in London, UK.