Rudy Gutierrez (Fine Arts, Alumnus and Faculty)

Shaman, (2002), cover art

Known for creating images that combine elements of indigenous art with that of urban culture, Gutierrez was commissioned to paint the cover for Santana’s multi-platinum smash hit record. In addition to his collaboration with Santana, Gutierrez’s art has been featured in major newspapers and magazines, on book covers, and in children’s picture books, earning Gutierrez numerous awards from the New York Society of Illustrators.