Manel Muñoz
Cyborg, founder of Transspecies Society
Manel Muñoz is a Catalan cyborg artist based in Barcelona, best known for developing and installing a cybernetic sensory organ in his body that allows him to perceive barometric pressure changes through beats at different speeds in his skull. Muñoz studied contemporary photography in Barcelona and became Cyborg Foundation's artist in residence in 2016. In 2017, he co-founded the Transpecies Society, an association that offers the creation of new senses and new organs in community, gives voice to people who do not identify as being 100% human and raises awareness on issues they face.