Marcela Gutiérrez was born in Florida in 1978 and raised in
Guatemala City until she was 18 years old.
Pursuing her interest in art and design, she enrolled in
Architecture in Monterrey, Mexico. After two years she merged
into Graphic Design.
She later moved to London to study at Central Saint Martins
and graduated with a BA as fashion designer in 2006.
In 2003 she interned for Luisa Beccaria in Milan; in 2004 John Galliano in Paris; in 2005 Marc Jacobs and
Nylon Magazine in New York.
Highlights include hand painted show pieces for Alexander McQueen and John Galliano, paintings for a large in-store wallpapers for Prada New York and Los Angeles flagship stores. A Beyonce remix cover and a commercial TV spot (for the Around the World LP).
Currently, Marcela lives and works in New York as an artist.
Central Saint Martins, London. 2002—2006.
Fashion design with marketing BA.
Esmod, Paris. 2002.
Pattern cutting and sewing course.
Central Saint Martins, London. 2001—2002.
Foundation in Art and Design.
Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 2000—2001.
Ringling School of Art & Design, Florida. 1999—2000.
Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores (ITESM),
Mexico 1997—1999. Architecture.
Melet Merchantile. “Faction”. New York, NY, 2014.
Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche. “Marcela Gutierrez”. Paris, France, 2013.
Enlace Arte Contemporáneo. “Reviewing Casati”. Lima, Perú, 2012.
OS Gallery. “Beauty for the sake of Beauty”. Los Angeles, CA, 2011.
Ayala Museum, Phillipines, 2011
Coquette, Barcelona, 2010.
Corretger 5. 4 years of Metal Magazine illustrated. Barcelona, 2010
Apart Gallery, Notting Hill, London, 2006
Macondo/Gallery, Hoxton Square, London, 2006