Óscar Muñoz

He is a Colombian artist.
images-18 His work is characterized by the use of multiple technical resources such as drawing, photography, video, installations and engraving ; using different materials.

Muñoz refers frequently to vital aspects such as the physical phenomena of corporeality , temporality , the ephemeral , disintegration , disappearance and memory.

One of his works is called : Shower curtains

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In this installation, five curtains conventional bathroom recorded images of bodies in typical poses adopted by who takes a bath.

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The technique by Muñoz is the result of an experiment, when he  put into play the watering dripping ink on his work previously done in the shade.

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The drawing of the body undergoes a process of decomposition and becomes a stain that evokes the image of the original body in ink and also books a sense of movement even though the images that are still.

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Muñoz’s work is assembled from smart games with materials where there is a critique of social realities that marked their immediate context: the forced disappearance, displacement from the countryside to the city, the practice of throwing the bodies victims of violence to Cauca river, among others.