G.T. Pellizzi was born in 1978 in Tlayacapan, Mexico. He studied literature and philosophy at St. Johns College before graduating from the Channin School of Architecture at the Cooper Union, New York.
Before working as a solo artist, Pellizzi was a founding member of the Bruce High Quality Foundation, a Brooklyn-based art collective, with whom he exhibited at the Brooklyn Museum, the Whitney Biennial, MoMA PS1, the Pompidou Centre in Paris and various art galleries.
In 2016 he has also been awarded the Inga Maren Otto Fellowship.
In the past years he has participated in exhibitions at the Jeu de Paume in Paris, the Museo del Barrio in New York, the Biennial of the Americas in Denver, and at L&M. Gallery in Los Angeles.
Pellizzi lives between Mexico and New York.