Amor Muñoz

CORPUS AQUAE

Corpus Aquae (2023) Commissioned by Tec de Monterrey ARTWORKS / BIO CRAFT TECH #interactive #bio #AI #organic #synthetic An artificial body contains a sample from the Santa Catarina River, a body of water that crosses the city of Monterrey and is considered the backbone of the area. Using a drip system, this living piece of […]

CHIMERA

CHIMERA: Expended bodies (2022) ARTWORKS / BIO CRAFT TECH #bio #tech #automata #metabolism #sound #interactive #hybrid Inspired by some ideas from Nam June Paik and Jana Sterbark, CHIMERA, EXPANDED BODIES points to a biotechnological poetic exploration that questions how we define life, what its borders and possibilities are, placing the hybrid as a central point […]

Data Processing / Ancient stones 

Data Processing / Ancient stones (2016) ARTWORKS II / POETIC CODE #material #memory #antiquity #conductive #tech Data Processing is a series of electronic serigraphs with images of ancient stones containing information of astronomical or mathematical calculations. The pieces are connected to electricity and activate a flashing LEDs box simulating a digital data processing. The antique […]

Meteorite Poem

Meteorite Poem (2020) ARTWORKS II / POETIC CODE #code #sculpture #poetry #data #space #3dprint #collaborative Poema Meteorito is a collaborative project carried out remotely during the time of confinement due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. In this collective exercise people were invited to look and think about celestial space to write a poem about it. The […]

Rs= φ(P,V,D)_ Simulación y espacio

0 Rs= φ(P,V,D)_ Simulación y Espacio ARTWORKS 1 / LABOR & TECHNODIVERSITY #DIY #soundaction #publicspace #memory #social Sound Action in public space / In memory – 1985 Earthquake / Mexico City / Cart with homemade seismic alarms. Rs= φ(P,V,D): Simulación y espacio, proposes an approach to natural risks, specifically seismic, which within the urban context, […]

JOULE

JOULE / Work Force (2012) ARTWORKS 1 / LABOR & TECHNODIVERSITY #labor #textile #sound #action #coding #memory #productionsystems Joules is a textile and sound installation commissioned by Chrysler Mexico. After visiting the Chrysler Assembly Plant  in Detroit and observing The Murals of Detroit Industry by Diego Rivera, Muñoz takes the figure of the worker as the […]

SCHEMATICS

Schematics (2011) ARTWORKS 1 / LABOR & TECHNODIVERSITY #labor #craft #tech #functional #drawing #embroidery #interactive #expandedfield Esquemáticos is a series of works that link handmade embroidery with symbolic representation systems such as electronic technical drawing. The project deals with the possibilities of drawing in the expanded field with a series of large-format diagrams that have […]

Maquila Región 4

MR4- Maquila Región 4 (2010 / 2013) ARTWORKS 1 / LABOR & TECHNODIVERSITY #manufacture #labor #electronics #textiles #social #productionsystems #performative #publicspace MR4 is a performative intervention in the labour landscape of marginal areas of Mexico. For the MR4 project, “Maquilas” are re-imagined in the tradition of critical work by Fusco, Barrios, Arce, Werthein and other […]

Rhythmic Manufacture

Rhythmic Manufacture ARTWORKS 1 / LABOR & TECHNODIVERSITY #labor #sound #productionsystems #electronics #drawing #performance   With Rhythmic Manufacture, Mexican artist Amor Muñoz stages a performance based on mechanical labor. In a striking reference to the factory assembly line, she translates the artistic act of drawing into the monotonous manual reproduction, on paper, of electronic components […]

Yuca-Tech

Yuca-Tech: Energy by hand (2014-2015) ARTWORKS 1 / LABOR & TECHNODIVERSITY #Labor #technodiviersity #photovoltaic #community #handcraft #DIY   Yuca_tech is a community technology  laboratory, based in a small textile cooperative in Yucatán, that seeks to create collaborative practices for solving local problems, integrating crafts with open source technologies. The exchange of knowledge is put in […]