Posted on November 4, 2015 by School of Art
Rogelio Gutierrez is an interdisciplinary artist and educator whose work deals with his experiences as a first generation Mexican-American. Originally from California, he received his BFA in Printmaking from California State University-Long Beach, and his MFA in Visual Art and Public Life with an emphasis in printmaking from Indiana University’s Herron School of Art and Design. He currently holds the rank of Assistant Professor of Printmaking at Arizona State University-School of Art, where he is the recipient of the 2014/2015 Herberger Institute School of Arts’ Endowed Professor of Art Award. Rogelio has been part of numerous group and solo exhibitions in the U.S. and abroad, as well as public art projects.
As a printmaker, Gutierrez is well versed in traditional methods. As an artist, he allows the idea to direct the process through the use of non-traditional substrates, materials and presentations.