Nerea joined HTA as an Architectural Illustrator in August 2013. In her role at HTA, she is responsible for producing hand-drawn illustrations for projects in collaboration with all the teams within the company. She was trained as an Architect in Spain, in the Higher Technical School of Architecture of San Sebastian. She spent one year in Rome at University of Roma Tre where she developed her sketching and detailed drawing skills. In 2011, she decided to move to the UK and she registered with the ARB after transferring her EU qualifications.
Nerea has previously worked as an Architect for an Architectural and Design practice in Shoreditch, London, where she was involved in projects for bespoke private residences. During her time working there, she developed her detailed design skills.
She is passionate about hand drawings and interested in art and illustration and decided to focus her career in graphical representation.
She has been involved in many bids and regeneration projects such as Aylesbury Estate, Mulberry Park, Trevenson Park, Rochester Riverside, Biggleswade and Winstanley & York Estate regeneration masterplan.
She has engaged in a variety of project across the practice, including contributing to HTA’s ‘Supurbia’ work. She also collaborates with the Communications and marketing team producing illustrations and graphics for HTA internal branding. She worked in the production of the hand drawn mural for our new office in 78 Chamber Street.
Nerea has been involved in The Water Gardens regeneration scheme in Hemel Hempstead producing a mural for a public art installation.