Exhibitions, Lectures and Sales Events


2019

October 4th - 20th
Inédito Design Week Mexico
https://designweekmexico.com/inedito

September 10th - 15th
International Art Festival, Uzbekistan

August 31 - October 12
Solo Exhibition at Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts, Ojai CA
Opening Reception and a Special Sales Event: Saturday, August 31 from 2 pm - 5 pm
Gallery Talk: Saturday, August 31 at 4 pm
beatricewood.com/porfirio_gutierrez.html

July 12th, 13th, 14th
International Folk Art Market, Santa Fe, New Mexico
folkartmarket.org/events-programs/international-folk-art-market-santa-fe

June 22nd
Textile Museum at The George Washington University Museum, Washington, DC
Lecture: Natural Dyes in the Weavings of Oaxaca, Mexico
museum.gwu.edu/natural-dyes-in-weavings

May 29th
Fowler Museum at UCLA. Los Angeles, California
Artist Talk: Porfirio Gutiérrez
fowler.ucla.edu/events

May 18th,19th, 21st
Peabody Museum at Harvard University. Cambridge, Massachusetts
Natural Dyes Workshop: An Introduction to Cochineal Insects
Lecture: Preserving Zapotec Weaving Practices
peabody.harvard.edu/events

Apr 5th — Jun 16th
Man of Two Worlds, solo exhibition San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
Thursday, June 6 at 12 pm: Art at High Noon lecture & exhibition tour with Porfirio Gutiérrez.
June 6 to 8, 11 am to 5 pm: Weaving Demo and Sale event
sloma.org/exhibition/porfirio-gutierrez-man-of-two-worlds

2018

“Exodus” – October 21 - Nov 30
Two-person exhibition at Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, California
Sales event and demonstration: Nov 15 - 16
Lecture: evening of Nov 15th
https://www.psmuseum.org

“Ka Duu” – Screening Aug 12 - 19
Native Cinema Showcase
New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe, NM
Documentary by the Smithsonian Institution
https://www.si.edu/newsdesk/releases/national-museum-american-indian-s-2018-native-cinema-showcase-focuses-themes-justice-18th-a

“Ka Duu” – Screening Feb 21
Mother Tongue Film Festival
Smithsonian, Washington D.C.
Documentary by the Smithsonian Institution
https://www.si.edu/newsdesk/releases/smithsonian-presents-third-annual-mother-tongue-film-festival

“Ritual de los Sueños”
Solo exhibition at the Textile Museum of Oaxaca
Oaxaca, México
October 11, 2017 - January 07, 2018
https://www.museotextildeoaxaca.org

Sustainability to Dye for: Preserving Zapotec natural dyeing tradition
Lecture, International Folk Art Market
Santa Fe, New Mexico

2017

Traditional Zapotec Dyes: Surviving in the Modern World
Lecture, Harvard Art Museums, Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts
https://www.harvardartmuseums.org

“Cycle of Life” 
Solo exhibition at Cam Gallery, Carnegie Art Museum
Oxnard, California
June 3 - August 21
http://www.carnegieam.org

The Art of Hand Made 
Lecture, Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California
https://hearstmuseum.berkeley.edu

Santa Fe International Folk Art Market
July 13 - 15
Museum Hill, Santa Fe, New Mexico
https://www.folkartmarket.org

Traditional Techniques: Preservation in the Modern World 
Lecture, Mingei International Museum
San Diego, California
https://mingei.org

International Master Artisan Gallery
International contemporary furniture fair
(juried show for contemporary artisanal design)
New York City, New York
https://www.icff.com

Innovation Within Traditional Folk Art 
Lecture, De Young Museum
San Francisco, California
http://deyoung.famsf.org/exhibitions?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI5t_0kNPy3QIVlfhkCh1GewXuEAAYASAAEgK-4vD_BwE

2016

Bring it Home – Artists Reconnecting Cultural Heritage (lecture)
with Community Panel discussion with artists in the National Museum of the American Indian’s Artist Leadership Program
National Museum of the American Indian
Washington D.C.
http://blog.nmai.si.edu/main/2017/02/porfirio-gutiérrez.html

10th International Shibori Symposium and Exhibition
Contemporary Art of Shibori and Ikat
Centro de las Artes, San Agustín
Oaxaca, México

Focus on the Masters Artist Spotlight: "A Conversation with Porfirio Gutiérrez" 
Lecture, oral history and video documentation of Porfirio's life work
Ventura, California
http://www.focusonthemasters.com

Inter Woven
The Fabrics of Art, Life, and Tradition Across Continents
Art Space Gallery, Fresno City College
Fresno, California
https://www.fresnocitycollege.edu

Art and Spirit
First Congregational Church of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

Traditional Art in a Modern World 
Lecture, Bowers Museum
Santa Ana, California
https://www.bowers.org

Manos y Alma de Oaxaca
Museo Nacional de Culturas Populares
México City, México
https://museoculturaspopulares.gob.mx

Tierra de Dioses Inmortales
Casa de la Cultura
Puebla, México

2015

Intercontinental Biennial of Indigenous Art
World Award for the most outstanding traditional art and culture
This traveling exhibit was shown in London, Egypt, USA, Norway, Denmark, and Canada (2015 through 2017).
http://www.bienaldearteindigena.org

Preserving the Weaving Traditions of Zapotec Artisans 
Lecture, Intercontinental Biennial of Indigenous Art
University of California Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California

2014

El Camino del Sol
Centro Cultural Itchimbia
Quito, Ecuador

2013

Intercontinental Biennial of Indigenous Art
Spence Gallery
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Earth Tones
WAV (Working Artists Ventura)
Ventura, California

Santa Fe International Folk Art Market
Museum Hill, Santa Fe, New Mexico
https://www.folkartmarket.org

2012

National Museum of the American Indian
Smithsonian Institution
Washington D.C.

Threads of Life
Museum of Ventura County
Ventura, California
https://venturamuseum.org

From Folk Art to Fine Art
Arizona Latino Arts and Cultural Center
Phoenix, Arizona

Ancient Natural Dyeing Methods in Teotitlán del Valle 
Lecture, Ventura Museum
Ventura, California

Bienal de Artes Indigenas Contemporaneo
Museo Nacional de Culturas Populares
México City, México

La Magia del Tejido / The Magic of Weaving
Mexican Consulate
Oxnard, California

2011

Masters of Mexican Folk Art
Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts
Alta Loma, California

The Ancient Art of Zapotec Weaving 
Lecture, Friends of Mexican Art
Phoenix, Arizona

2010

American Indian Arts Marketplace
Autry National Center
Los Angeles, California
https://theautry.org

2009

Common Threads
Hillcrest Center for the Arts
Thousand Oaks, California