2008-13      Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Surrey, BC

                  BFA, Visual Art



2019 . 100 Amigos, El Kartel, Vancouver BC

2019 CONFLUX: Inaugural B.F.A. Exhibition, Spruce Gallery, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Surrey BC

2019 Year Four: Vancouver Mural Festival Annual Exhibition, Pop-Up Gallery, Vancouver BC

2019 The Liminal, SOAS, University of London, London UK

2018        Bodies x Borders, SOAS, University of London, London UK

2018         On/Off, Foundation For Asian American Independent Media 23rd Showcase, Chicago, IL

2016         Rugby Sevens Tournament Exhibition, Queen Elizabeth Plaza, Vancouver BC

2015         Robots & Monsters, Ayden Gallery, Vancouver BC 

2015         Trigger: Drawing the Line, The Roundhouse, Vancouver BC

2015         We're All Pretty Bizarre, Hot Art Wet City, Vancouver BC

2015         100 Artist Show case, Vancouver Arts & Leisure, Vancouver BC

2015         Flawless, Studio East, Vancouver BC

2014         Wonderland, North Vancouver Community Arts Council, North Vancouver BC

2013         9th Annual Anonymous Art Show, North Vancouver Community Arts Council, North Vancouver BC

2013         Ad Infinitum, Kwantlen Grad Exhibition, Cloverdale BC

2013         Total Eclipse of the Semiotics of Love, Surreyalists Collective Exhibition, Newton Cultural

Centre, Surrey BC                     

2013         Framed, Surreyalists Collective Exhibition, Arbutus Gallery, Surrey BC

2012         Altered, Surreyalists Collective Exhibition, Chapel Arts, Vancouver BC

2011          Little Big Art Show, Surreyalists Collective Exhibition, Arbutus Gallery, Surrey BC

2011          Federation of Canadian Artists 70th Anniversary Show, Federation Gallery, Vancouver BC

2010        Stretch of Road, Kwantlen Annual Fine Arts Exhibition, Cloverdale BC


2019 “Inside Jay Cabalu’s Studio: Collaging a Narrative”, The Liminal: Artist Talks, The British Museum, London UK



2019 Pop-Surrealistic World, Dreck Magazine, 17 April 2019. Web.

2018 Collaging Narratives: Interview with Jay Cabalu, Queer Asia, 2 August 2018, Web.

2018       Artist Interview: Jay Cabalu, Foundation for Asian American Independent Media, 3 May 2018, Web.

2017        "Episode 2: Oils and Water", Crash Gallery, CBC & Lark Productions, 12 Feb. 2017. Television.

2016        It Runs in the Family, Dir. Joella Cabalu, Perf. Jay Cabalu. Out TV. 16 Aug. 2016. Film.

2015         Johnson, Pat. "Heaven Brings Down Artist On CBC's Crash Gallery", Daily Xtra, 23 Oct. 2015. Web.

2015         Morgan-Feir, Caoimhe, Bridget Moser, Rosie Prata. "Crash Gallery Episode 2: In Which We Invite

                Our Own Guest Judge", Canadian Art,  13 Oct. 2015. Web. 

2015        "Episode 2: Swinging From the Ceiling and Drilling for Light", Crash Gallery, CBC & Lark

Productions, 9 Oct. 2015. Television.

2014         Standstill,  Dir. Joella Cabalu, Perf. Jay Cabalu, Independent. 13 Aug. 2014. Film.

2012         Paez, Rhea. “Artist Profile: Jay Cabalu,” Pulp Magazine, Volume I Issue I, 16 March 2012, p. 31-33. 


2012         Cabalu, Jay. "Self Portrait Triptych with a Palette Knife", Art Avenue, January/February 2012, p. 11. 


2011          Cabalu, Jay. "The Appropriation of Sasha Fierce", The Runner, Volume 4 Issue 6, November 22, 

                2011, p. 8. Print.

2011          Cabalu, Jay. "Self-Portrait", The Runner, Volume 4 Issue 7, December 6, 2011, p. 10. Print.


2013          Bank of Montreal 1st Art! Invitational Student Competition (Nominated) 

2013          Margaretha Bootsma Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Graduating Exhibition

2011           Irving K. Barbar BCSS One World International Scholarship

2011           Patsy Hui Visual Arts Award

2010         Deena C. Duggan Award