CV

Education

2011 M.F.A. - Fine Art, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
2009 B.F.A. - Fine Art, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
2008 L'École des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France

Awards and Scholarships
2009 - 2010 Keane Foundation Scholarship
2008 - 2009 Phil Lind Scholarship
2005 - 2009 Ahmanson Foundation Scholarship

Teaching
Visiting Faculty, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, 2011-2014
Visiting Faculty, Chapman University, Orange, CA 2012-2014
Arts Faculty, Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA, 2010-2014

Selected Exhibitions (** solo exhibitions)

2012
I Love Painting, Pieter Performance Space, Los Angeles, CA
QAC Show 2012, CalArts, Valencia, CA
New Works, Abel Baker Gutierrez, Torstrasse 111, Berlin, Germany**
Six-and-Six: Abel Baker Gutierrez, 120 N. Santa Fe, Los Angeles, CA**
Tilt-Shift L.A.: New Queer Perspectives on the Western Edge, Luis De Jesus, Los Angeles, CA

2011
We Got Next, Untitled ArtProjects Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Pulse: Los Angeles- Luis de Jesus, L.A. Live, Los Angeles, CA
Bettina Hubby: Get Hubbied, Eagle Rock Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, CA
Swimming, Luis de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA**
MFA Grad 2011 Exhibition, The Farley Building, Los Angeles, CA
artMRKT San Francisco, Luis De Jesus, San Francisco, CA
L.A. Napoli, Cercle Blanc Gallery, Berlin, Germany
MFA2 Solo thesis exhibition, CalArts, Valencia, CA**
Back to the Future, Think Tank, Los Angeles, CA

2010
MFA2 Mid-Residency Exhibition, CalArts, Valencia, CA
Playing Dumb, presented by Darin Klein, Organized by Abel Gutierrez & Zac Monday, Amy Adler's Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Great Expectations, MFA1 Exhibition, CalArts, Valencia, CA**
MFA Snapshot (curated by Bennett Simpson), LAAS, LA Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA

2009
A Picnic In Eden, The Company Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Don't Know Whether I'm Coming or Going, Beelitz-Heilstätten, Germany
Keeper of Light, Sandroni Rey Gallery, Culver City, CA
Les Ateliers, Cal Arts, Valencia, CA **

2008
Queer Art Collective Show V (curator and exhibitor), Cal Arts, Valencia, CA

2007
Carrot Sticks and Milk, Cal Arts, Valencia, CA **
AICCU Exhibition, California State Capitol Building, Sacramento, CA
Cupcake Project, LACE booth, ArtLA, Santa Monica, CA
Queer Art Collective Show III and IV (curator and exhibitor), Cal Arts,Valencia, CA
Pageant! Holiday of Atrocities, Ad Nauseum Lyceum, Brooklyn, NY

2006
Adopt a Buckwild Child, Cal Arts, Valencia, CA
Queer Art Collective Show II(co-curator/exhibitor), Cal Arts, Valencia, CA
Completed Drawings (co-curator/exhibitor), Stevenson Blanche Gallery, Valencia, CA

2005
Queer Art Collective Show (co-curator/exhibitor), Cal Arts, Valencia, CA
Bedwetter (curated by Christopher Russell), Paxico Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
21 and Under (curated by Amy Adler), 2005 Compact Space Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Organizations
Founder and Leader, CalArts Queer Art Collective, Valencia, CA. 2005-2008
European Exchange Academy, Beelitz-Heilstätten, Germany, 2009

Paper Texts
Box of Books Vol. IV, Darin Klein, 2011
"On A Reflective Scouting Trip", The Los Angeles Times, Christopher Knight, August 2011.
21st Century Queer Artists Identify Themselves - Darin Klein, 2010.
Playing Dumb Zine - Darin Klein, pgs 12-16. 2010
Draw a Line and Follow It. Exhibition guide designer. Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions. 2006.
CalArts Queer Art Collective #1, 2006, Designer and contributor.
Christopher Russell’s Bedwetter Magazine #11 “Film-still of Bodyscapes video number 3", pg. 10. 2005.

Online Texts
Gardepe, Eliot 'Notes on Rescue Breathing', Post Culture, 2011.
Dambrot, Shana Nys 'My Fair Wedding' Be Damned: Bettina Hubby's 'Get Hubbied', LA Weekly, Oct. 14 2011
Tuck, Geoff 'Abel Gutierrez - Swimming', Notes on Looking, August 2011
Knight, Christopher 'Art review: Abel Baker Gutierrez at Luis de Jesus Gallery', LA TImes Culture Monster, August 2011.
Harnish, Tracey 'Abel Baker Gutierrez', LA Art Diary, August 2011.
Simay, Doug 'Current Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions: Doug Simay's Best Picks', Simayspace, August 2011.
The Spirit Is There in Every Boy, Paideia, August 2011.
Stanton, Chris 'Seen: ‘Swimming’ at Luis De Jesus Gallery, DailyDuJour', August 2011.