Sylvia Gutiérrez Sánchez

  • Sylvia Gutiérrez Sánchez (1984). Costa Rican photographer, living in Barcelona since 2005.

    Since 2010 she works as a graphic/web designer for the e-commerce company EGI Group (Barcelona Activa), and since 2012 as a photographer for Photo Media Express agency . She was collaborated photographically with UNICEF Cataluña, with the Costa Rican newspaper La Nación and designing with Wonderbox.

    Since 2010 she has a small accessories brand called NiusNius, based in photographies which sells in some shops in Barcelona, ​​while moving in the world of hand bookbinding and artists books, participating in the Festival Internacional de Llibres Il·lustrats "Como Pedro por mi casa" (Barcelona) and in the International Artist Book Festival ILDE (Barcelona).

    Some of expositions: “dpF-UAB 15 years, an exhibition of ex-alumni of Photojournalism from the University of Barcelona in 2013. Cover photo and essay of the journalist Ariadna Fernández Planells in the book #GeneraciónIndignada. Topias and Utopias 15M. Ed. Milenio (2013). ”Dexterity” in the Biscuit Factory, in Newcasttle (England) in 2012. Member of the collective Taller de Fotos in Barcelona since 2012. “Branguli was here, and you?” with 4 pictures and as a finalist (2011). 4 pictures in the video “Indigrafías” about the activist social movement 15M in Barcelona in 2011. Finalist and exhibitor in the contest EDUCATION, A UNIVERSAL RIGHT in Barcelona 2011. Exposition in the Public of Brugherio (Milán) with of the Internation Artist Book HUMAN BOOK.. Italia. (2010). Finalist in the contest SHARE ENFOCA of social action with 2 pictures in 2010. Special mention of one photograph in the SICAFI Biennal in Argentina in 2009. Exhibitor with 4 pictures in the Festival Latinoamericano Paris Aella Foto in Paris, France in 2007.