Joshua Solas graduated from Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University in Grand Rapids, MI with an Illustration major and Graphic Design minor. The Jamaican artist has a love for visual storytelling and his work explores imaginative & social themes. Though he has explored several other mediums such as contemporary painting, animation, sculpture, animation and photography, he works mainly in oil paints, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator as well as in pen and ink. Solas has had experience showcasing work in spaces both in the US and in Jamaica which include with Avenue for the Arts, Rumsey Street Collective at ArtPrize 9, the Fed Galleries @ KCAD, Jamaica Cultural Development Commission, New Wave and the Institute of Jamaica. He currently creates visual content for reggae and hip-hop recording artists and his goals include working with RedBull, PUMA, and environmental design.
Joshua's ArtPrize Entries
These are Joshua's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Joshua's Past Work
These are images of past work that Joshua has done.