Alan Gutierrez was born in Kansas City, MO in 1958. He grew up mainly in Southern California. Alan was inspired by science fiction magazine covers when he was in his teens and since then he has done a plethora of science fiction cover art pieces. This science fiction veteran’s amazing retro style is still intriguing even with the rising popularity of newer trends in cover art styles. Check out Alan on deviantART and also be sure to check out his website.