FROM THE 60S UNTIL TODAY STEVE HIETT HAS CREATED SOME OF THE MOST INCREDIBLE FASHION PHOTOGRAPHS PUBLISHED ON MAGAZINES AROUND THE WORLD.
Not a traditional path that of the artist, he started as a member of a band, then get passionate about painting and finally get to the world of photography.
The use of flash in an outdoor location is its hallmark. The vivid colors, the geometries and the contrasts protagonists of his art can easily be traced back to his artistic background which includes frequent references to pop art, modernism, surrealism and abstractionism.
His fame begins with the magazine Nova that decides to publish one of his works and immediately commissions others. Understanding his potential, Hiett moves from London to Paris where he begins a twenty-year collaboration with Marie Claire.
His subjects, mainly female, are always protagonists of a story, a whole world expressed through a photograph.