absolutearts.com Company Logo
Photograph of Artist JOSE LUIS MUNOZ RODRIGUEZ
JOSE LUIS MUNOZ RODRIGUEZ
Malaga, Andalucia - Spain


, Temporal, Abstract, Request Price
, Prehistoric, Abstract, Request Price
, Life In Africa, Abstract, Request Price

Art Starting At Contact absolutearts

Artist Statement

Jose Luis Muñoz paints muted abstracted environmental portraits that explore themes such as climate change, urban development, lost civilizations, urban sprawl and the material hubris humans leave in their wake. I find myself on the constant look out for abstract art that ignites my mind in some way and that’s why I’m writing about Jose’s Luis Muñoz’s work today… What interests me about Muñoz’s abstract paintings is that while they are pretty to look at, they are titled in such a way that they are refreshingly relevant. They speak of history, the environment and how humans interact with it. They have meaning beyond their muted colors and strong horizontal compositions. I’m referring here to titles that actually correlate with the compositions. The plausible connection between the two pushes you to study the work more closely. When us art oriented folk think of Málaga Spain we associate this place with Pablo Picasso’s hometown. And when we’ve got Picasso on our mind, if we bracket cubism from our thought process, we think about a hyper sensual art oriented towards human corporeality. Jose Luis Muñoz – also from Málaga, has a quite different approach to his art. His eye veers to the landscape above and beyond the human body. While his paintings are definitely earthy, they view the world and the human activities unfolding therein from a considerable distance – much like a satellite orbiting the earth rather than a man ...

Original Artworks (21)

Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; dry season, 2017, Original Painting Acrylic, 44 x 55 cm. Artwork description: 241 SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, ENVIRONMENT, CLIMATE CHANGE. ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2017
44 x 55 cm (17.3 x 21.7 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; pure nature, 2017, Original Painting Acrylic, 75 x 91 cm. Artwork description: 241 Acrylic on canvas...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2017
75 x 91 cm (29.5 x 35.8 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; of nature to abstraction, 2017, Original Painting Acrylic, 76 x 90 cm. Artwork description: 241 Of Nature to Abstraction...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2017
76 x 90 cm (29.9 x 35.4 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; storm, 2016, Original Painting Acrylic, 75 x 46 cm. Artwork description: 241 Acrylic on canvas...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2016
75 x 46 cm (29.5 x 18.1 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; temporal, 2016, Original Painting Acrylic, 75 x 46 cm. Artwork description: 241 Acrylic on canvas...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2016
75 x 46 cm (29.5 x 18.1 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Prehistoric, 2016, Original Painting Acrylic, 130 x 90 cm. Artwork description: 241   Acrylic on canvas                                                        ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2016
130 x 90 cm (51.2 x 35.4 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Life In Africa, 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 85 x 140 cm. Artwork description: 241                Acrylic on canvas                                                     ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
85 x 140 cm (33.5 x 55.1 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Urban Slums, 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 47 x 55 cm. Artwork description: 241               Acrylic on canvas                                                    ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
47 x 55 cm (18.5 x 21.7 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Jeronimus 2, 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 48 x 80 cm. Artwork description: 241  Acrylic on canvas ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
48 x 80 cm (18.9 x 31.5 inches)
Sold
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Jeronimus 1, 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 48 x 80 cm. Artwork description: 241 Acrylic on canvas...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
48 x 80 cm (18.9 x 31.5 inches)
Sold
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Arctic Ocean: The Meltdown, 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 140 x 80 cm. Artwork description: 241  Acrylic on canvas ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
140 x 80 cm (55.1 x 31.5 inches)
Sold
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Coastline, 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 120 x 82 cm. Artwork description: 241        Acrylic on canvas                                             ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
120 x 82 cm (47.2 x 32.3 inches)
Sold
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Urban Tracks, 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 92 x 75 cm. Artwork description: 241       Acrylic on canvas                                            ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
92 x 75 cm (36.2 x 29.5 inches)
Sold
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Ancient Underwater Civili..., 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 150 x 90 cm. Artwork description: 241     Acrylic on canvas                                          ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
150 x 90 cm (59.1 x 35.4 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Climate Change, 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 150 x 90 cm. Artwork description: 241    Acrylic on canvas                                         ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
150 x 90 cm (59.1 x 35.4 inches)
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; The Labyrinth of useless ..., 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 150 x 90 cm. Artwork description: 241       Acrylic on linen canvas                                      ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
150 x 90 cm (59.1 x 35.4 inches)
Sold
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Urban Chaos, 2015, Original Painting Acrylic, 92 x 122 cm. Artwork description: 241      Acrylic on wood                                     ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2015
92 x 122 cm (36.2 x 48.0 inches)
Not For Sale
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; polluted city, 2014, Original Painting Acrylic, 150 x 90 cm. Artwork description: 241   Acrylic on wood                                  ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2014
150 x 90 cm (59.1 x 35.4 inches)
Not For Sale
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Young lady, 1984, Original Drawing Pencil, 50 x 60 cm. Artwork description: 241          Pencil graphite on marca mayor paper                                ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Pencil Drawing, 1984
50 x 60 cm (19.7 x 23.6 inches)
Not For Sale
Like It   indepth artwork information  
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez; Decayed, 2014, Original Painting Acrylic, 92 x 65 cm. Artwork description: 241             Acrylic on canvas                        ...
Jose Luis Munoz Rodriguez
Original Acrylic Painting, 2014
92 x 65 cm (36.2 x 25.6 inches)
Not For Sale
Like It   indepth artwork information  


-- p: