Kelly Jay (b.1998) is an artist with roots in Britain, The Caribbean and India. She currently lives and works in Bristol. Kelly is interested the way stories and memories are recorded. Inspiration can come from old cave paintings, experiences or her imagination. Recently, she has begun research into African and Caribbean folklore and legends. This has been alongside exploring Indian stories, artwork and patterns. Kelly’s work consists of figurative and symbol like elements that she relates to her stories and characters. She aims to portray a sense of mystery, magic and performance.