Inti Gonzalez (Right) was born Nov 22, year 2000. Gonzalez currently resides in Berkeley, California, where she has lived most of her life, with her two younger brothers and her single mother Gypsy Taub (Left). She spent most of her life homeschooled but did attend Berkeley High School for a year.
She is an active participant as a leader at YSA (Youth Spirit Artworks). One of her tasks being to make illustrations for the Street Spirit articles (A newspaper dedicated to covering homelessness and poverty). Gonzalez hopes to mainly become a musician and a physical and emotional healer in her future career.
Who’s the mother of Gonzalez?
Though Gonzalez’s mother was not perfect she was in many ways an inspiration in her daughters life.
Gypsy Taub, the mother of Inti Gonzalez, is currently a Body Freedom Activist and the founder and organizer of the Jerry Garcia Family Clinic (a rehab that gears towards helping street kids in Mexico quit drug).
Taub’s Body Freedom Activism
Taub’s Street Kids Rehab
Gonzalez’s opinion on nudity:Read More
Though Gonzalez’s mother, Gypsy Taub, did not promote body shame in her household Gonzalez still absorbed much of societies views on the subject. Gonzalez did not feel comfortable with nudity unless it was at clothing optional hot springs or beaches, and even then she still felt a little uncomfortable with it. Taub had always taught her daughter that you are not truly free if you have shame around nudity. Gonzalez did not truly understand what her mother meant until years later.
In 2016 Gonzalez made a friend who was taking figure drawing. He told her about how he enjoyed the class, not in a sexual way really, but in a admiring kind of way of beauty. She didn’t understand what he meant at first until she took figure drawing a few years after. This class helped Gonzalez realize the true beauty of the human body which aided her to recognize the destructiveness of societal body shaming. She admired how fearless the models were and how the students respected them. Not looking at their body like it was something to hide, or at them like they had a screw loose……..
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