Education

University Of South Florida. MFA candidate 2020, Tamppa FL.

Pennsylvania College Of Arts and Design (PCA&D). BFA Photography 2017, Lancaster, PA

Universidad Interamericana Recinto De Aguadilla, Focus:Criminology/Political Science, 2006-07. Aguadilla,PR.


Professional Experience 

University of South Florida: Beginning Video & Digital Arts Instructor 2018-20.

University of South Florida: Introduction to Video Teaching Assistant 2018.

University of South Florida: Intermediate Photo Teaching Assistant, 2017. 

University of South Florida: Alternative Processes Teaching Assistant 2017.

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, Lancaster PA 2016

Photography Student Monitor. (Color and B&W darkrooms,school-wide digital printing lab and the photography lighting studios).


Internships

Vox Populi, Philadelphia PA, 2016-17, Internship with Exhibitions Committee

 Tim Roda Studio, Lancaster, PA, Summer 2016 Studio Internship.


Community And Social Outreach

-ACRE Residency Admissions Panel Volunteer, 2020.

-Translator for socially engaged projects, Philadelphia (surrounding areas), 2019.

-South East Photographic Education-through the University Of South Florida (social engagement and social media handler)

- Photography Education Symposium “New Approaches in Pedagogy”. Pingyao China, Sept 2018.

-Panel Discusion for "Migrant Mothers". Cunsthaus, Tampa, FL.  Aug, 12,2018.

-Panel Discusion on Queer Latinx identity, in conversation with film "Mala Mala". Zoetropolis Theater, Lancaster PA, June 23,2018.

-Tempus Projects Volunteer.Tampa FL,2018

-SPE Southeast Chapter organizing Volunteer, 2018

-SPE Student Member, attended regional conferences Lancaster PA 2014, Pittsburgh PA 2015, Philadelphia 2018

-Artist Talk- Day of Dialogue “The New Meanings of Latinidad In The U.S.”, Franklin and Marshal College Lancaster PA, October 5th, 2016

-Lux Photography Club, Lancaster PA


Awards

Dedalus MFA Fellowship In Painting and Sculpture 2020. Dedalus Foundation, New york. https://www.dedalusfoundation.org/programs/mfa



 Residencies 

FAC (Feminist Art Collective) Artscape Toronto ON, 2019. 

 ACRE residency July 2019.


Exhibitions

2020

“BATTIN’ A HUNDRED” MFA Graduate Exhibition, USF Contemporary Art Museum. Tampa FL,2020.


2019

“Memento Proyecto Comunitario” Museo De Arte Contemporáneo (MAC). Puerto Rico, 2019.

HEAV’N RESCUED LAND” The Neon Heater. Ohio, 2019.

Mana Contemporary #WIP Photo Slides "Place and Space". Jersey City, October 2019.

"From Mist to Massage" King Street Projects. Long Beach NY, September 2019.

"Put Your face Next To Mine I Want To Feel You Breathe" Practice Gallery (solo Show), Philadelphia PA,  August 2019.

" time after time" QUAID Gallery, Tampa FL, August 2019. 

"Open Studio" FAC, Artscape Toronto ON, 2019. 


2018

"Queering the Arts", Group Exhibition. City Hall Gallery. Lancaster PA.

"Fabrication of Self", Solo Exhibition. Gallery 221 Dale Mabry Campus. Tampa FL

"With Subtitles", Group Exhibition. Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery. Tampa FL.

"There From Here", Group Exhibition. Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery. Tampa FL.

"Pingyao International Photography Festival", Pingyao China.

"Migrant Mothers", Group Exhibition. Cunsthaus. Tampa, FL.

"Fertile Ground" Shorts Festival, The Front Gallery. New Orleans, LA.

Pride Featured Artist " A Collection of Hymns Without Sound". Lancaster PA.

Nuit Rose "Unbound" A Festival of Queer Art and Performance. Toronto, ON CA.

Don’t Smile Home” Online curatorial& Yearly Publication 2nd Issue. 

"How Wide is the Gulf", Group Exhibition. Gravy, Philadelphia PA.

"The Wrong Biennial" Homeostasis Lab 

2017
Senior Show Celebration, Group Exhibition. Pennsylvania College of Art and Design.

"Creative Challenge",International Exchange Exhibition. White Gallery, Keimyung University, Daegu South Korea

2016
"Alternative Thinking",Group Exhibition, Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, Lancaster, 

"PARe-Membrance", Group Exhibition, Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, Lancaster, PA
"Metacarpus" Invitational Group Exhibition of Hand and Technology in Art, Fulton Co-op, Lancaster, PA

"Atrevete": Showcase of Hispanic and Latinx Art, Fulton Co-op, Lancaster PA                 

"The Emperors New Clothes", Community Room, Lancaster PA

"GRLS, GRLS, GRLS". Discerning Eye in Lancaster PA Photography Department group exhibition, Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

2015
Photography Department group exhibition, Pennsylvania College of Art and Design Photography group exhibition, Coe Camera, Lancaster PA


Selected Publications

https://www.mementoproyecto.com/vaiven 2019

http://www.shedoesthecity.com/jezabeth-gonzalez 2019

https://www.puertoricoartnews.com/2018/09/jezabeth-roca-gonzalez-fabrication-of.html 2018

Contemporaneity Historical presence in visual culture 2018

Don't Smile Yearly Publication 2nd Issue 2018

https://www.theartblog.org 2018

Oranbeg NET 2.7 I'dRather Go Blind 2017

Latinx Lancaster “Entrevistas”  Interview 2017

Homeostasislab.com “THE WORNG” 2017

Kspgallery kingstreetprojects.com 2016

Using Format