Mexico,Sagittarious, 1984. Visual Artist Jose Espínola works in both still and motion photograph. Jose Academyc background in Communications combined with a Degree in Graphic Design and Art Direction, had lead him to find a strong visual aesthetic that smooths between Documentary and Fine Art Photography.
In he´s work he use the raw immediacy of the images as a cognitive tool, exploring the corelation between erotism and the social enviroment. Using collective signifires-memories, to create compositions that creates strong imagery that reflects society and ourselfs.
Driven to find stories where does not seems to be one, with a solid vision of aesthetics. Jose stablish some kind of mutual undersanding with his subjects and the atmospheres with captivating emphaty, hunting the public intimacy, evocating the private, and empowering genuine sexuality.
He´s work has been published in several magazines such as: Wallpaper Magazine, Suitcase Magazine, VictoryMagazine, Hotbook, P Magazine, I-D, Código, Travesias, Animal, Lensculture, F-Stop Magazine, Sticks and Stones & Nakid Mag. Also he´s work has been exhibit in Taipei Contemporary Art Center.