The Intersection of Surrealism, Expressionism, and Philosophy in Photographic Artworks of Esperanza Manzanera
Esperanza Manzanera, known in the art world as Velmock, is a multifaceted visual artist and high school philosophy teacher based in Granada. Her artistic repertoire includes digital collage, photo editing, and a variety of other techniques that she uses to craft surreal and expressionist images. These images not only challenge our perceptions but also push the boundaries of art.
Drawing inspiration from renowned artists such as Magritte, De Chirico, O’Keeffe, Varo, and Ensor, Esperanza infuses her artwork with philosophical themes and ideas. This unique blend of art and philosophy sets her work apart.
Esperanza’s talent has not gone unnoticed. She has received international recognition and her work has been featured in prominent magazines. As an active member of women artist groups, she regularly participates in individual and collective exhibitions to showcase her unique vision.