Jo Underhill is a freelance architectural photographer based in Hitchin, Hertfordshire. Working in London and all over the UK, Jo enjoys exploring and documenting the built environment. Her photography focuses on light, material, detail and how people interact with the spaces. Jo also collaborates with galleries and creatives to document their working spaces and exhibition installations.
She has worked with a number of clients including White Arkitekter, If_Do Architects, Jamie Fobert Architects, Claire Curtice Publicists, Clerkenwell Design Week, Kettle's Yard and Contemporary Art Society. Jo has had her images featured in a number of publications including The Architects' Journal, Dezeen, The Spaces and Ceramic Review. A recent interview by Archinect discussing Jo's processes and thoughts on architectural photography which can be seen at In Focus.
She has a passion for concrete and brutalist architecture which has lead her over the last few years to work on an ongoing personal project photographing brutalist buildings across the UK. In 2021 Jo self published her Ode to Welbeck project as a limited edition photography book designed by Stanley James Press.

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Architectural Image archive represented by RIBA /

Ode to Welbeck project featured on Dezeen /


Ode to Welbeck, Jo Underhill 2021

Self Published - all photography

Jennifer Lee : the potter's space, Kettle's Yard 2019

Contributing photography

Encore! The New Artisans, Thames and Hudson 2015

Contributing photography

The Ceramics Bible, Chronicle Books 2011

Contributing photography

Umbrella Magazine - Ode to Welbeck Book
Umbrella Magazine - The Concrete Correspondent

Jo's photography has also been exhibited at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition in 2012, Sample 13 Group Exhibition at theprintspace, London in 2013 and in Photography on a Postcard in 2017.

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