The Artistic Journey with Rudy Gutierrez
April 4, 2013—Accomplished illustrator and painter Rudy Gutierrez will be speaking at Georgetown on Thursday, April 11, 2013, in the Drawing Studio on Walsh 2 at 6:00 p.m. His talk will focus on the way that he sees art tied to and formed by his own life, as well as the influence of background, upbringing, and culture on identity and on artistic expression.
Gutierrez’s work includes the cover art for Santana’s Shaman EP, several covers for Rolling Stone, personal commissions for Santana and Clive Davis, and Latino-American heritage murals in Miami, Los Angeles, and Dallas. Additionally, his work was featured in exhibitions to fight racial hatred worldwide, including the First Annual Anti-Apartheid Show at the United Nations and the World Conference Against Racism in Durban, South Africa. He has received numerous honors in the field of illustration, including the Dean Cornwell Hall of Fame Award. Gutierrez has been teaching at the Pratt Institute in New York City for over 22 years.
When: Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Drawing Studio, Walsh 2
Email Nick Norberg with questions.