Honored Land – Golden Light – Artist Brianne Janes

Artist Brianne Janes by Jennifer Esperanza

  Artist Brianne Janes “There is something so raw and vulnerable about connecting with creation through  expression, sometimes I feel very humbled to witness the beauty that I see. I paint to honor the land before me, the feeling inside of me and the movement of nature around me.” •  www.briannejanesstudios.com     Location -Santa Fe, New Mexico, […]

LA Painter • Easton Awesome Miller • Studio Visit 2017

Easton A. Miller is a young, bright, dynamic LA painter. Easton lives with my daughter, filmmaker Emily Esperanza. My partner, artist Richard Kurtz & I visited Easton & Emily in Easton’s studio a few weeks ago. This was a family studio visit. We are a family of artists. We listened to Easton talk abut his […]

Alicia Rios • Spanish Food Artist • Maker of Edible Hats ~ Books & Cities

My partner, artist Richard Kurtz and I were experiencing a wild and profound art retrospective at MACBA in Barcelona by artist Antoni Miralda titled, MIRALDA MADEINUSA when we met artist, Alicia Rios. Alicia is a food artist who makes edible hats, books and cities. She is a long time and dear friend of Miralda. ••••••   We were […]

RADIANCE • The Art of Alexandra Eldridge

I have photographed my dear friend ~ artist Alexandra Eldridge for 19 years. I love to visit her studio where we talk … laugh & cry together. She is my mystic sister & a muse to me. Her work is deeply poetic & personal. I made a book titled Radiance • Artist Alexandra Eldridge • […]

Live Bravely The Art of Richard Kurtz at JUX. Santa Fe

The Art of Richard Kurtz at JUX. Santa Fe by Jennifer Esperanza

Artist Richard Kurtz Showing at JUX. SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO USA During the month of August, JUX. will host an exceptional body of work by artist Richard Kurtz. His distinctive and explosive vision takes the world of outsider art to a powerful yet playful level of messages and imagery. JUX. will be hosting a reception […]

Animal Wisdom ~ The Transformational Mixed Media Art of Geoffrey Gorman

Yesterday, my partner Richard Kurtz & I visited the Santa Fe home & studio of artist Geoffrey Gorman. Geoffrey’s mixed media animal artworks astound me. It was great to see his new work & catch up with our thoughtful friend. The words that fallow are the artist’s own, the images are by me & Richard helped […]

“Failure of Nerve, Not Allowed” • Artist Nero by Jennifer Esperanza

Portrait of artist Nero by Jennifer Esperanza

My partner Richard Kurtz & I visited artist Nero’s studio in  Glorieta, New Mexico, not long ago.  He made us some of his well known hand roasted coffee  and treated us to a late morning look into his art realm. The coffee was ever flowing and his stories deep and heartfelt. We made a new […]

Artist Enrique Martinez Celaya – Studio Visit – Miami Art Basil 2013

Enrique Martinez Celaya, Artist, Miami, Miami Art Basel 2013, Jennifer Esperanza, Studio Visit, Site Santa Fe, The Pearl

Artist Enrique Martinez Celaya  Miami Art Basel 2013   “I’m not a sensualist.” Enrique Martinez Celaya   In December of 2013 my partner artist Richard Kurtz & I visited the studio of artist Enrique Martinez Celaya in Miami. He had just moved into a vast new studio and I was invited there to photograph the brunch […]