Hilera born in Bilbao Spain is a sculptor who graduated with honours at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios in Valladolid which is in the North West part of Spain.
During his internships in different carving mediums he excelled himself working with natural wood, stone and marble. Jesus was guided by some of the most senior and important masters in the craft especially in religious imagery where he took it to another level. Challenge has always been part of Jesus creative process.
Jesus mastered all the techniques and classic methodologies and explored new horizons experimenting by mixing materials and indulging in his own creativity making each piece a unique work of art.
Hilera´s pieces are abstract or figurative and always contain significance meaning.
His thoughts extent to the piece in question and thus grant them an aura of subtle beauty and a sense of unconscious mystery to the beholder.
Jesus Hilera has exhibited in galleries throughout Europe and many of his pieces are in private collections.