Raul Gutierrez was born in Monterrey, Mexico, but grew up in Lufkin, Texas. After studying art in college on the East Coast, he spent 10 years in Los Angeles working in the film business, eventually deciding to head back east and settle in Brooklyn. In 2006, Raul had a solo show at the Nelson Hancock Gallery and was a Spring 2006 Hot Shot. He was also selected for Review Santa Fe in 2007. Raul's work frequently appears in print. Raul worked at 20x200 from its inception through 2010. Raul can often be found on the streets of Brooklyn chasing after his two young boys.