Triptych refers to art that is made up of three panels. The term originates from the Greek word 'triptykhos', meaning 'three-layered' or 'three folds'. The panels that form a triptych are often attached to one another with hinges, allowing the two outer panels (or wings) to fold inward and cover the central panel. However, contemporary triptychs
Jay Cabalu is a contemporary artist based in Vancouver, BC, specializing in collage. His hand-cut collages are pop culture mashups of comics, fashion and celebrity culture. The resulting work is quintessential Pop Art with strong influences from Andy Warhol to Roy Lichtenstein, but coming from the perspective of a queer Filipino-Canadian immigrant.