DNKS — Graphic & Editorial Design

DNKS is Daniel Castrejon’s graphic design portfolio, specializing in print media for the cultural sector. His work includes book and magazine design, branding, catalogues, music packaging, posters and leaflets. In addition to his work for a Publishing House in Mexico City, he works for record labels, museums, festivals and cultural institutions. He runs the record label Umor Rex founded in 2006; besides his music research and curatorial work in the label, he produces prints, books and zines focusing on art and media.

Clients & Credentials

Umor Rex Records (owner), Travesías Media, Kathexis Records, 4AD, Denovali Records, Sige, Captcha Records, Debacle, Experimedia, Monofonus Press, Museo Universitario de Artes y Ciencias, Museo de Arte Carrilo Gil, Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, MUTEK Mexico, MUTEK Japan, Interior XII, EX-Teresa Arte Actual, Cinema Slate, among others.

Contact

Design inquiries
daniel@umor-rex.org

Inquiries or questions regarding Umor Rex, please write to info@umor-rex.org

  • Ricardo Donoso — Symmetry
    Denovali Records, Germany
    — 4 LP Box Set | 3 CD Box Set
  • Lorelle Meets the Obsolete — Balance
    Captcha Records, USA
    — Vinyl LP
  • UR10THA & UR10THB
    [X] Self-initiative Project, Mexico
    — Screenprinting
  • Koen Holtkamp — Voice Model
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • SOHN — Rennen
    4AD, England
    — Vinyl Gatefold LP
  • Full Moon / Absolute Delay / Executable Dreamtime / Familial Rot
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — 4 x Cassettes
  • MUTEK MX 13th Edition 2016
    MUTEK MX / Imeca, Mexico
    — Festival Identity / Multi-platform
  • Driftmachine — Colliding Contours
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • LOCAL — Arquitectura
    Travesías Media, Mexico
    — Book
  • Good Willsmith — Things Our Bodies used to Have
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Sophia Loizou — Singulacra
    Kathexis Records, USA
    — Vinyl LP
  • MUTEK JP 1st Edition 2016
    MUTEK JP, Japan
    — Festival Identity / Multi-platform
  • Driftmachine — Nocturnes (1st & 2nd Edition)
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Ricardo Donoso — Sarava Exu Remixes
    Denovali Records, Germany
    — Vinyl 12"
  • Ricardo Donoso — Sarava Exu
    Denovali Records, Germany
    — 2 x Vinyl LP | CD
  • RE:Collecting / Two Variations / Split
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — 3 x Cassettes
  • Phantom Horse — Different Forces
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Viajes en Familia
    Travesías Media, Mexico
    — Book
  • Chambers — Sigma Flare I
    Debacle Records
    — Vinyl LP
  • Alex Menzies — Mechanical Marvels
    Kathexis Records, USA
    — Vinyl LP
  • Alex Menzies — Order & Disorder
    Kathexis Records, USA
    — Vinyl LP
  • Ricardo Donoso — Machine to Machine
    Denovali Records, Germany
    — 2 x Vinyl LP | CD
  • Umbral — Sesiones de Bajo Volumen
    Umbral, Mexico
    — Festival Branding / Posters
  • Cowries / Destroy Music / Interpretations of Superstition / Plural People
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — 4 x Cassettes
  • Kara-Lis Coverdale & LXV — Sirens
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Felipe Restrepo — Formas de Evasión
    Seix Barral, Colombia
    — Book
  • Ricardo Donoso — Deterrence
    Denovali Records, Germany
    — Vinyl LP | CD
  • Ciudad de México, Capital Gastronómica
    Travesías Media, Mexico
    — Book
  • James Place — Living in Superstition
    Umor Rex Records, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Eis Heauton / NK012 / Imaginable Layers
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — 3 x Cassettes
  • Vyctoria – V
    Vyctoria, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • 000002.10A&B
    [X] Self-initiative Project, Mexico
    — Screenprinting
  • Arte Contemporáneo en México
    Travesías Media, Mexico
    — Book + Booklet
  • M. Geddes Gengras — Collected Works Vol. 2
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • M. Geddes Gengras — Collected Works Vol. 1
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Visual Echoes / Ceto / AG_Greatesthits
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — 3 x Cassettes
  • 6 Films of Nicolas Pereda
    Interior XIII, Mexico
    — Box Set 6 Dvd / Digipack + Booklet
  • Birds of Prey — S/T
    Kathexis Records, USA
    — Vinyl LP
  • dF de Diseño
    Travesías Media, Mexico
    — Book + Illustrations
  • Charlatan — Local Agent
    Umor Rex Records, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Good Willsmith — The Honeymoon Workbook
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Gemlux / Till Human Voices Wake Us / Sketches
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — 3 x Cassettes
  • Desde el Cuarto Oscuro; el cine de Peter Tscherkassky
    Interior XIII, Mexico
    — Book
  • Joshua Bonnetta — Strange Lines and Distances
    Experimedia, USA
    — Vinyl LP + DVD
  • Dino Spiluttini and Nils Quak — Modular Anxiety
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Safiyya — Shareek Hayaat
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl Lp
  • MUTEK MX 12th Edition 2015
    MUTEK MX / Imeca, Mexico
    — Festival Identity / Multi-platform
  • dF de los Artistas
    Travesías Media, Mexico
    — Book + Illustrations
  • Felicia Atkinson — Visons/Voices
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl 2xLP
  • Diego Berruecos — Lie Together, die together
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Book
  • Michael Vallera — Perfect Fatigue
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Book
  • Viajes con Conciencia
    Travesías Media, Mexico
    — Book
  • S ND Y P RL RS — Rex
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Ricardo Donoso — A Son for Echo
    Kathexis Records, USA
    — Vinyl LP
  • The Human Elephant — White Thunder
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Notas sobre Notas
    Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico
    — Art exhibition identity / Multi-platform
  • Los Juegos del Tiempo
    Interior XIII, Mexico
    — Book
  • Deadman’s Ghost — Broken Zoetrope
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — Vinyl LP
  • Dead Drop / 14 years of desperate research / S-T / Circle Around the Moon
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — 4 x Cassettes
  • E/E/P/A Arquitectura
    Espacio para la Expresión y el Pensamiento de la Arquitectura, Mexico
    — Branding
  • Barnaby Bennett — Shadows and Reflections
    Umor Rex, Mexico
    — CD | 6 Panel
Ricardo Donoso — Symmetry
Denovali Records, Germany — 4 LP Box Set | 3 CD Box Set
Lorelle Meets the Obsolete — Balance
Captcha Records, USA — Vinyl LP
UR10THA & UR10THB
[X] Self-initiative Project, Mexico — Screenprinting
Koen Holtkamp — Voice Model
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
SOHN — Rennen
4AD, England — Vinyl Gatefold LP
Full Moon / Absolute Delay / Executable Dreamtime / Familial Rot
Umor Rex, Mexico — 4 x Cassettes
MUTEK MX 13th Edition 2016
MUTEK MX / Imeca, Mexico — Festival Identity / Multi-platform
Driftmachine — Colliding Contours
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
LOCAL — Arquitectura
Travesías Media, Mexico — Book
Good Willsmith — Things Our Bodies used to Have
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Sophia Loizou — Singulacra
Kathexis Records, USA — Vinyl LP
MUTEK JP 1st Edition 2016
MUTEK JP, Japan — Festival Identity / Multi-platform
Driftmachine — Nocturnes (1st & 2nd Edition)
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Ricardo Donoso — Sarava Exu Remixes
Denovali Records, Germany — Vinyl 12"
Ricardo Donoso — Sarava Exu
Denovali Records, Germany — 2 x Vinyl LP | CD
RE:Collecting / Two Variations / Split
Umor Rex, Mexico — 3 x Cassettes
Phantom Horse — Different Forces
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Viajes en Familia
Travesías Media, Mexico — Book
Chambers — Sigma Flare I
Debacle Records — Vinyl LP
Alex Menzies — Mechanical Marvels
Kathexis Records, USA — Vinyl LP
Alex Menzies — Order & Disorder
Kathexis Records, USA — Vinyl LP
Ricardo Donoso — Machine to Machine
Denovali Records, Germany — 2 x Vinyl LP | CD
Umbral — Sesiones de Bajo Volumen
Umbral, Mexico — Festival Branding / Posters
Cowries / Destroy Music / Interpretations of Superstition / Plural People
Umor Rex, Mexico — 4 x Cassettes
Kara-Lis Coverdale & LXV — Sirens
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Felipe Restrepo — Formas de Evasión
Seix Barral, Colombia — Book
Ricardo Donoso — Deterrence
Denovali Records, Germany — Vinyl LP | CD
Ciudad de México, Capital Gastronómica
Travesías Media, Mexico — Book
James Place — Living in Superstition
Umor Rex Records, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Eis Heauton / NK012 / Imaginable Layers
Umor Rex, Mexico — 3 x Cassettes
000002.10A&B
[X] Self-initiative Project, Mexico — Screenprinting
Arte Contemporáneo en México
Travesías Media, Mexico — Book + Booklet
M. Geddes Gengras — Collected Works Vol. 2
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
M. Geddes Gengras — Collected Works Vol. 1
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Visual Echoes / Ceto / AG_Greatesthits
Umor Rex, Mexico — 3 x Cassettes
6 Films of Nicolas Pereda
Interior XIII, Mexico — Box Set 6 Dvd / Digipack + Booklet
Birds of Prey — S/T
Kathexis Records, USA — Vinyl LP
dF de Diseño
Travesías Media, Mexico — Book + Illustrations
Charlatan — Local Agent
Umor Rex Records, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Good Willsmith — The Honeymoon Workbook
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Gemlux / Till Human Voices Wake Us / Sketches
Umor Rex, Mexico — 3 x Cassettes
Desde el Cuarto Oscuro; el cine de Peter Tscherkassky
Interior XIII, Mexico — Book
Joshua Bonnetta — Strange Lines and Distances
Experimedia, USA — Vinyl LP + DVD
Dino Spiluttini and Nils Quak — Modular Anxiety
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Safiyya — Shareek Hayaat
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl Lp
MUTEK MX 12th Edition 2015
MUTEK MX / Imeca, Mexico — Festival Identity / Multi-platform
dF de los Artistas
Travesías Media, Mexico — Book + Illustrations
Felicia Atkinson — Visons/Voices
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl 2xLP
Diego Berruecos — Lie Together, die together
Umor Rex, Mexico — Book
Michael Vallera — Perfect Fatigue
Umor Rex, Mexico — Book
Viajes con Conciencia
Travesías Media, Mexico — Book
S ND Y P RL RS — Rex
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Ricardo Donoso — A Son for Echo
Kathexis Records, USA — Vinyl LP
The Human Elephant — White Thunder
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Notas sobre Notas
Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico — Art exhibition identity / Multi-platform
Los Juegos del Tiempo
Interior XIII, Mexico — Book
Deadman’s Ghost — Broken Zoetrope
Umor Rex, Mexico — Vinyl LP
Dead Drop / 14 years of desperate research / S-T / Circle Around the Moon
Umor Rex, Mexico — 4 x Cassettes
E/E/P/A Arquitectura
Espacio para la Expresión y el Pensamiento de la Arquitectura, Mexico — Branding
Barnaby Bennett — Shadows and Reflections
Umor Rex, Mexico — CD | 6 Panel
© Daniel Castrejon – DNKS 2016, Mexico City