Luis A. Gutierrez¬† was born in Cali, Colombia in 1990. He currently lives and works in New York City.¬† Gutierrez recent exhibitions include “Entre Sombras, From Figuration to Abstraction” at GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, located in Reading, PA (solo); “Paper Boats and Planes: A Second Look at Childhood Memories” at Contemporaneo Asheville in Asheville, NC (solo). Gutierrez has also exhibited at the Coral Springs Museum of Art and Christie’s, New York as part of group exhibitions. In 2016, Spectrum Miami Art Fair awarded him with the Launchpad Artist Award and the space to create a site specific installation. That same year he was a semifinalist for the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series. Gutierrez attended Broward College between 2010-2014 and trained as a painter with Mix-Media artist Alfred Razza. In 2015 Florida Atlantic University and Broward College selected him to create a mural in Fort Lauderdale, FL as part of a public art project called “This is a Canvas.”