Tay J Solis is a Filipino-American artist and educator based in the SF Bay Area. His work is driven primarily by interests rather than honing specifically to one medium or another. Across mediums, he explores themes such as speculative science fiction, Filipino-American history, and radical self-determination.

Many Hands Creative is the hub of these multifaceted pursuits. Many Hands covers a wide range of creative ventures, including fine art, illustration, writing, and design. The work created by Many Hands spans different genres under one aesthetic eye and artistic mindset.

EDATION

Hack the Hood Bootcamp.
Stanford University - B.A. Art Practice, Creative Writing minor.
 

AWARDS

Raina Giese Award for Creative Painting. Stanford Art and Art History Department.
Interdisciplinary Honors in the Arts. Stanford Arts Institute.
Chappell-Lougee Scholarship. 

EXPERIENCE / SKILLS

Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere.
HTML/CSS.
JavaScript

PUBLICATIONS

2018
"Sync" for We're Still Here Comics Anthology. Stacked Deck Press.

2015
American Heathen. Stanford Graphic Novel Project.

2014
 A Place Among the Stars. Stanford Graphic Novel Project. 

EXHIBITIONS

2016

Voyager at Queer as Fuck!. Bindlestiff Studios. San Francisco, CA.

2015

Thank You for Your Interest But... Art Practice Senior Show. Cummings Art Building. Stanford, CA.
Honors in the Arts Showcase. Stanford Arts Institute. Cantor Arts Center. Stanford, CA
Wanderlust. Solo Installation. Cummings Art Building. Stanford, CA
The Artist's Book. Stanford Art and Architecture Library. Stanford, CA.
LEAD Prevailing Voices in Perfect Harmony. Kimball Hall. Stanford, CA.

2014

A Heap of Broken Images.  Student Organizing Committee for the Arts. Wallenburg Hall. Stanford, CA.
Art After Dark. Student Organizing Committee for the Arts. White Plaza. Stanford, CA.