Jennifer Esperanza Photography

Flip The Switch with Natalie Tottenham – Artist and Lucid Dreamer

“I began my lightswitch paintings during a period in which I was questioning my reality shuttling between housecleaning gigs full-time in San Francisco. When I moved to the Bay Area from the East Coast, I wanted to work for myself to maintain a flexible schedule for a studio practice and engage with the art community. […]

Artist Richard Kurtz ~ Painting Made in Spain and Morocco

My travel and life partner, artist Richard Kurtz, has been working on a painting on fabric. He bought the fabric in a flea market in Oviedo, Spain. Richard has worked on it in the country in Andalucia, Spain in Chefchaouen, Morocco and in other places along the way on our over two month journey through Spain and […]

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 • […]

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 […]

Magic ~ Wanderlust & Existentialism • Katy Kidd Art • Artist Katy Kidd

Katy Kidd, art, travel, Jennifer Esperanza, Santa Fe,

Magic Wanderlust & Existentialism  Katy Kidd Art • Artist Katy Kidd  As Seen by Jennifer Esperanza   My partner Richard Kurtz & I had such a beautiful studio visit with artist Katy Kidd a few weeks ago. Here is a peek at her work just before her upcoming show at Phil Space in Santa Fe. […]

Artist Erin Currier • FROM TAOS TO LAOS • Blue Rain Gallery • Santa Fe, NM 2014

Art, Artist, Erin Currier, Jennifer Esperanza, painter, social justice, woman, Taos, Laos, NM, New Mexico < Jennifer Esperanza, Photography, Blue Rain, Art Gallery, Social Justice, Beauty, Truth, Love

“We are what we do, especially what we do to change who we are.” Erin Currier     “For the past decade and a half, the underlying theme of all of my work has been that which I have found to be true, time and again, in all of the countries I’ve traveled to: that […]

Erin Currier & Anthony Hassett ~ Artists, Travelers, Activists, Partners

Family, Artists, dog, Erin Currier, Anthony Hassett, Santa Fe, New Mexico, NM, Jennifer Esperanza , Studio Visit

Our Spring Studio Visit with Santa Fe, New Mexico Art Partners Erin Currier & Anthony Hassett   My partner, artist Richard Kurtz and I visited the Santa Fe studio and home of artists, world travelers and partners Erin Currier & Anthony Hassett. We met their new puppy Foca & shared good coffee that Tony made for […]

Fantasy Realism ~ Artist Janet Stein Romero

Janet Stein Romero, clay, figure. sexual, woman, art, altar, NM, New Mexico, Jennifer Esperanza

“I want to knock you out of your complacency, engage you in my images.” My partner, artist Richard Kurtz & I love to visit other artists in their studios. On a bright, crisp spring day we visited the studio of artist Janet Stein Romero in El Ancon, New Mexico. Janet has lived in the village […]