What’s your job?
“Creative director at Permanent Art & Design; Editor-in-Chief, l’etoile magazine & LOL/OMG; arts editor, Secrets of the City.”
Other than your job, what are your claims to fame?
“Jay, I am SO not telling that story on the Internets! But if I’ve had a couple drinks I can usually be persuaded to tell said story IRL.”
What’s your relationship status?
“Single, but currently accepting applications for harem members.”
Where are you most likely to be seen?
“Club Jäger, Red Stag, Rogue Buddha, Ginger Hop, Open Book, Wilde Roast, Diamonds. I go weird places every day, though, so you could really run into me anywhere. I’m kind of Scott-Seekins-ish like that.”
Where are you least likely to be seen?
“18+ dance nights or the Mall.”
With what people are you most likely to be seen?
“Jahna Peloquin, Emma Berg, Robyn Lewis, Robyne Robinson, Rachel Thompson, Joe Belk, Mike Bishop, Gregory Scott, Chris Strouth, Christian Erickson, Janey Winterbauer, Rob Callahan, Michael Thomsen, Beth Hammarlund, Brian Gioelli, and various denizens from l’etoile, Permanent, and Secrets.”
Where were you born?
What neighborhood do you live in now?
What’s your ride?
“I tool around in a dirty Saturn Ion.”
What’s the best way to start a conversation with you?
“An exploding fist bump is always a good way to break the ice. Whiskey works too. Or a compliment about my hair. But really, if you just say Jay Gabler from the TC Daily Planet sent you, we’ll be instant besties.”
Photo by Rachel Thompson