Jeca Rodríguez Colón, 2013 (and Invited Alumni Faculty 2015–16)
Jeca Rodríguez Colón is a Puerto Rican artist and emerging scholar living in New York City. She is currently a doctoral candidate in philosophy, aesthetics and art theory at IDSVA. Through her academic and creative work, she questions the societal prescription of motherhood and how aesthetic representations of the maternal influences maternal subjectivity and performances. Her work has been presented in the Americas, Europe and at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Tapei. Jeca was also part of the EmergeLab at BAX in 2014 and participated at the Encuentro in Montreal.