About Jay Riggio

 Photo by  Yon Na    

Photo by Yon Na

 

Jay Riggio, a self-taught visual artist, was born in Long Island, New York in 1978. Utilizing original source material from discarded magazines and books, Riggio’s work brings new life to once forgotten imagery through complex, mixed media collages. His works depict dream-inspired stories through unique, surrealistic visual pairings: a reflection of the artists interpretations on life, love, humor and the human condition.

In addition to exhibiting work in galleries around the world, Riggio has done commercial illustrations for brands like Gather Journal, The New York Times, Brooklyn Magazine, Alice McCall, A24 Films, Lovesick Skateboards and more. 

Jay currently lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

Contact Jay at: info@jayriggioart.com

Follow Jay on Instagram: @jayriggioart

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