Gonzalez is the son of a rancher who has solidified his lifes passion in college by revectoring from studying Agronomy to Art. He grew up all over the country, East Coast to West Coast and Indian Reservations in between, but Arizona and the Southwest is where is heart lies.
Gonzalez taught high school art for nearly 7 years in Colorado after earning him BFA in art education at the University of Arizona. He loved teaching but stopped in 2013 to pursue his art career full-time. While in Seattle, he studied with Juliette Aristides Atelier. His portfolio ranges from classically painted portraits, figurative and contemporary surreal works, to album covers, childrens books and pottery.