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  • A Famous Mexican/American
    By: Paul Rahaley
    Henry Munoz
  • Why is he interesting?
    Henry Munoz’s firm has helped built Sea World parks
    A puffy taco from San Antonio inspired his work
    His firm has also helped built the AT&T Center, the home of the San Antonio Spurs
  • Why is he admirable?
    Henry Munoz is the CEO of his own architectural company, Kell Munoz Inc.
    He restored the Almeda Theatre, a big part of Latino Culture
    He was one of the fifteen people selected nationally for Entrepreneur of the Year
  • How is he influential?
    Munoz has targeted cultural expression through his buildings
    He has designed architecture in the U.S./Mexico border for 15 years!
    These works include tall skyscrapers in Texas
  • What makes him a role model?
    Selected as one of the most influential Hispanics by Hispanic Magazine
    His cultural approach has been featured in the New York Times
    Also featured in LA Times, and USA Today
  • How will he be remembered?
    His influence of Mestizo Regionalism in the Texas/Mexico border
    His architectural firm, Kell Munoz Inc.
    His firm’s building of the AT&T Center
  • Has he made any mistakes?
    Served as the first minority Transportation Commissioner
    He said that the job was good and bad for him
    His decision to base his work on the “Puffy Taco” was troubling
  • How can I reflect from him?
    Anyone no matter what race they are can accomplish great things
    Random ideas can turn into greatness
    Try and accomplish your goals no matter what’s in your way
  • How has he opened up my mind to respecting, understanding, and appreciating the various cultures of the world?
    Any Latino can accomplish great things in America
    Whether your from Mexico, or Venezuela, any Hispanic can become a notable one
    Cultural work from Hispanics are helping to shape the 21st Century
    A building idea of Mestizo Regionalism
  • What I’ve learned
    Henry Munoz is a notable Hispanic, who is the CEO of Kell Munoz Inc.
    His idea of Mestizo Regionalism is based on Latino culture
    Architecture can be a big part of Latino culture
  • Bibliography
    My biographical research was found at http://www.henrymunoz.com/about/