MGA Fine Photography:

Piedra y Sombra: The Tiny Books edition.

Background Image: "La Falda de Piedra y Sombra/The Skirt of Rock and Shadow", a photoweave using scraps of thermal photographs by Melanie Gonzalez Art from Brazil and Puerto Rico(2017-2019). 
Made at the Women's Studio Workshop, with Imin Yeh's itty bitty show, July 2023, Rosendale, NY.

Gallery Exhibits + Installations

Background Image: "Grand Highbridge Double Exposure", 2'x16.5'ft, vinyl photograph by Melanie Gonzalez, 2017-2019 as seen in ChaShaMa's Space-to-Connect 2019 exhibition, Chelsea, NYC.

Photographic prints and art objects presented by Melanie Gonzalez Art Studio in art galleries and public spaces. Est. 2014.


Photographic Portraiture by Melanie Gonzalez.

Background Image: "Vicenzo at Byzantine Ruins," Cirella, Italy, 2015.

Architectural landscapes

Digital and analog prints available for purchase.

Rock & Shadow / 
Piedra y Sombra, 2017-

A double exposure analog photography series.

The Polaroid Landcamera instant photo collection by MGA.

Polaroid featured image: Model Ximena Balmori sporting a Piedra y Sombra Designs garment, Gonzalez, Melanie, 2019.

Background image: BAM BAM, BMX Biker, Bronx Park Forest, 2016.

Discount Saints, 2015-

Discount Saints is a photo and video series to be exhibited in 2015. The work consists of portraits of Catholic Saints depicted as urban, contemporary figures of Caribbean descent.

Background image: Mosh Pit, "Bronx Underground (BXUG)", 2009.

Events, 2009-

Events captured in still photography by MGA.


Photography Journal by Melanie Gonzalez

'MGA' Video:

90 Second Docs: (Ep #08) "Ruby The Clown", Fordham Rd / Grand Concourse, BX, NY

A exchange of ideas and color on a sunny Bronx day. Ruby the Clown, on her loved grandson, her decades long art career in clowning (Coney Island), theater, teaching through miming, costume design, etc. 90 Second Docs created by Melanie Gonzalez Art

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