Josefina Muñoz is a designer based in Geneva, Switzerland specializing in product design of artisanal short-series production and for the luxury industry. Originally from Argentina, she has a Master of Arts in advanced studies of Design for luxury and craftsmanship from ECAL .
She enjoys working in close partnership with true artisan in different fields – whether the art of ceramic in southwestern China or with Peter Fink, a world renowned ceramic artisan – finding the particularities of individual artisans that offer a whole new world of artistic expressions.
A regular participant in exhibitions around the world, she has been featured at the Milan Design Week in 2015, 2016 and 2018; the 2016 exhibition “De Mains de Maîtres” in Luxembourg, as well as the London Design Festival at the Victoria and Albert Museum in 2015.
Josefina is currently working with marble, glass and textile projects. After starting her own studio in 2016, she is perpetually seeking out new experiences and collaborations from around the world.
EXHIBITIONS AND DISTINCTIONS
Selected for 1 month Design Program in Hangzhou at The library supported by Pro Helvetia Shanghai
3rd december to 24th december 2016 BRAZILLE&MUÑOZ, AAD Gallery, Bd du Théâtre 7 1204, Geneva, Switzerland
5th november to 17th december 2016 I dream of Luxury, Nov Gallery, Rue Joseph-Girard 4 1227, Carouge, Switzerland
2016 december 1 to december 5. De Mains de Maîtres 19, avenue de la Liberté L-1930 Luxembourg
29th september to 8th october 2016 I dream of Luxury for Nov Gallery Geneva, at Design Days Renens, Lausanne, Switzerland
2016 I dream of Luxury. for Nov Gallery Geneva, at Rosana Orlandi Salone del Mobile Milano, It.
2015 OPERAE DESIGN FESTIVAL, Torino, It.
2015 Atacama. Céramique et Design. Peter Fink Exhibitions Pavilion Sicli, Design Days. Geneva, Switzerland
2015 Paysages Desértiques. Dialogues in Design & Craftsmanship. London Design Festival at the V&A. London,UK
2015 Paysages Desértiques. Time According to Ecal and Craftsmanship. Swiss Pavilion Vip Area, Expo Universelle, Milan,It.
2015 Paysages Desértiques. Time According to Ecal and Craftsmanship. Museo Bagatti Valsacchi,Milan. Salone del Mobile,It.