Tony Taj is the artist name of Jose Torres, co-inventor of Boogio smart shoe technology who also maintains an active presence in the Seattle art community.  He is a graduate of Cornish College of the Arts and an established Contemporary artist.

His most recent series, “Prior Art” integrates drawing, painting, graffiti, 3D digital printing and digital output from VR applications. He is often featured in business publications including Forbes and Wired and is a speaker at technology conferences where he shares how his training as an artist helps him address the creative challenges that arise both in his technology business and his art.