The Dot 2016 Collection, featuring “ATIENZA” print. Illustrated by Jayson Atienza.
Jayson was born is Batangas City, Philippines, and was raised in Jersey City, New Jersey, where he began drawing at age 5. He credits his high school art teachers with inspiring him to pursue a career in art, and consequently double-majored at the School of Visual Arts in Graphics Design and Advertising, earning him a BFA in 1999. While at SVA, Jayson developed his signature painting style, which involves meticulous watercolour and ink approach. Since inception, Jayson has expanded the mediums with which he executes art on both traditional and non-traditional canvases for collectors, public institutions and corporates.