JOSÉ HEVIA. 10 Fundamental Photographers. On site. Architecture

Restauración de la antigua iglesia de Corbera d'Ebre. Fotografía © José Hevia
JOSÉ HEVIA. 10 Fundamental Photographers. On site. Architecture
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Restauración de la antigua iglesia de Corbera d'Ebre. Fotografía © José Hevia
José Hevia Blach, majorcan, started studying photography when almost all leavers continued and graduated in Fine Arts from the University of Barcelona in 2003. Reached architectural photography working as an assistant with architectural photographers, and when he finished the studies, he decided to specialize in that field, it was a good way up profesional.

His photograph reflects his own personality. His photographs are normally with colors or cool shares, with neutral lights, avoiding intentionally the lights and shadows, intense colors, frames always without people, in general empty architectures, aseptics, almost laboratory.

His photographs rather talk about situations and times where people do not interfere, frames where avoid to occupants and the architecture is shown before living, even when deduce traces of human activity that seems almost frozen in an empty time. When framing and light choice for making remove people prevent these appear blurred, unfocused, almost like ghosts inhabiting reality.

When José Hevia Blach talks about architecture he talks about "discipline", when he talks about photographers he talks about "imaging professionals", when he talks about hardware and software he talks about the appropriate ones, extremely thorough "where everything is as it must be".

Marilyn Monroe during shooting of her famous nudes told her photographer, Lawrence Schiller, "Do not be so arrogant" -mocking Marilyn answered your questions. «Replace a photographer is easy». Each photographer has a different personality and it is usually what attracts more

Flexo Architecture: Day center and community activities. Photograph © José Hevia. Interior view roof detail. High Speed Station by Abalos + Sentkiewicz Arquitectos. Photograph © José Hevia.Interior of the Gymnasium of the Maravillas School of Alejandro de la Sota. Photograph © José Hevia.Renovation of old Corbera d'Ebre church. Photograph © José Hevia.Central de energía en Ranillas (Zaragoza), por aldayjover Arquitectos. Fotografía © José Hevia.MAIO, office renovation. Photograph © José Hevia.Apartment in the Gothic Quarter, Carrer Avinyó, Barcelona, by architect David Kohn. Photograph © José Hevia.House in Bunyola Palma de Mallorca, by Francisco Cifuentes. Photograph © José Hevia.Photograph © José Hevia. 40 rest modules by Arquitectura-G. Photograph © José Hevia.


José Hevia (Palma de Mallorca, 1976). Studied Fine arts (UB/BBAA) and general photography at the l’Institut d’estudis fotogràfics de Catalunya (IEFC). Stablishes as a specialized landscape and architecture photographer in 2003. Took part as a photographer in the editorial team of Quaderns d’arquitectura i urbanisme (ED.COAC) 2003-2005. He realized different documentary works about modern more