Following a degree in Illustration, Jay Taylor launched a hugely successful career in the creative sector as a professional illustrator. Clients include the Guardian, Virgin, Channel 4, Ted Baker and Marmite. Whilst working in industry, Jay always made paintings. Today, these appear at the cross-section of fine art, illustration and graphics, with complex, multi-layered environments. He has exhibited across the globe, with shows at major galleries, including Soho Gallery and Coningsby Gallery in London and Van Der Plass Gallery in New York. He is the Course Director for Fine Art & Illustration at Coventry University.