Jay Edward Roth (b. 1975 Willimantic, Ct) is an American artist who lives and works in Philadelphia. His current work examines representations of entitlement and exclusion across themes of national identity, commercial consumption, mental health and trauma.


Inside Out, Upside Down and Sideways.  DVAA, February 2024.

In Search of Something More, DVAA,

February, 2023. Juror, Danielle Degon Rhodes.

MAC PHOTOEX October, 2022. Media Arts Council. Juror: Amie Potsic

215-610 CONTEMPORARY juried exhibition. Delaware County Community College. March, 2021  Juror: Christina Vassallo 

Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Award: Contender. February, 2021   

Da Vinci Art Alliance: Everyday Genius. October 2020. https://davinciartalliance.org/everyday-genius-blog/jay-roth

Noyes Museum of Art. RAW 2020 Annal Juried Exhibition. January 10th - March 29th 2020. 

215 | 610 CONTEMPORARY Juried Exhibition. Delaware County Community College 2019   

Encounters with Whitman, June 7th-16th, 2019. Da Vinci Art Alliance. Juror: Paul Cava

Photography 38 February 2 – March 24, 2019. Perkins Center for the Arts. Juror: Paul Cava 

Winter Blues: Hamilton Street Gallery. December 2018.

Woodmere Art Museum 77th Annual Juried Exhibition: June 6th 2018 Through September 3rd 2018: Syd Carpenter, Juror.  

DaVinci Art Alliance Open Lens IV Juried Exhibition Feb, 2018: http://www.davinciartalliance.org/openlensiv

Humble Arts Foundation Blog Post, July, 2017: http://hafny.org/blog/2017/8/a-massive-mix-of-work-ppac

Philadelphia Photo Arts Center Member show July, 2018 

First Friday Showing sponsored by Philadelphia Photo Art Center, April 2017 https://www.philaphotoarts.org/event/jay-roth-at-front-street-cafe/

CFEVA Open Studios October 2016

Also available for event photography including Conferences, Birthdays, Barmitzvahs and Seances.   

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