José Sanchez was born in 1961 in Caracas. He graduated from the Central University of Venezuela, School of Architecture, in 1983. For eight years Sanchez was partners with fashion designer Angel Sanchez. In 1983 he worked in the architectural office of Diquez, Gonzalez & Ribas. In 1995 he opened his own office of interior design, having completed designs of hotel lobbies and restaurants, shops and clubs. Now he is working on the remodeling of the Humbolt hotel and the cable car station.