Gabriela Muñoz Perez is an interdisciplinary arts administrator, educator and artist. She serves as Senior Program Coordinator for the National Accelerator Program for Cultural Innovation. Muñoz manages the Projecting All Voices initiative, which provides opportunities for designers and artists to advance ideas and projects that investigate identity, cultural heritage, power, race, policy, ability and/or place and community. Serving artists and designers from underrepresented groups, the initiative supports civic and social practices in design and arts that create equitable communities. Her professional expertise includes binational arts production, program design, curation, exhibition management, grantmaking, and private-public partnership development.
Previously Muñoz served as Artist Programs Manager at the Arizona Commission on the Arts, leading the AZ ArtWorker initiative, facilitating dialogue and knowledge-sharing between Arizona artists, their national and international artist peers and residents of Arizona communities. During her tenure at Phoenix Art Museum she worked in the Curatorial Departments of Modern & Contemporary Art and Latin American Art. Muñoz's collaborations with local, national and international colleagues, museums and cultural organizations have allowed her to support the development of artists and culture bearers in the Southwest region through the development of artist-centric public programs, artist grants and creative partnerships. She is a fellow of both the Intercultural Leadership Institute and the National Association of Latino Arts and Culture’s Leadership Institute.