The Heroine´s Journey
TANIA ESPONDA AJA
What is the best thing that I love about my work? I LOVE creating new things into the world and communicating through ART.
What is my idea of perfect happiness? Balance between Love , Art , Travel and Inner Peace(with amazing company , food and great wine J )
What is my greatest fear? That I won´t get to create everything that my mind imagines.
What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? Procrastination (dreaming over doing)
What is my greatest extravagance? Spending all my money on travels.
On what occasion would I lie? I´m not a good liar so why bother…
What is the influence of role models, in my work and in my life? I admire people that are congruent , that enjoy life, are good, kind to others, have their own rules and want to make a change in the world through their work and actions. They inspire me.
What is the thing that I dislike the most in my work? I have a love-hate relationship with deadlines.
When and where was I the happiest, in my work? When I have total freedom and I am creating something exacly like I have imagined, from the inside-out.
If I could, what would I change about myself? To be more focused and not think a million things at the same time.
What is my greatest achievement in work? Doing what I Love
What is my most inspirational location, in my city? In my city: My studio full of music and ideas.Not in my city: At the sea
What is my favourite place to eat and drink, in my city? Definitely home, I love cooking with my husband J from Japanese to Mexican, Spanish or French he´s my favorite chef.
Who is my greatest fan, sponsor, partner in crime? I´m very lucky I have a great support system around me. I appreciate them all and feel blessed to have them in my life.
Whom would I like to work with in the future? People from around the world , different cultures and different perspectives.
What project, in the nearby future, am I looking forward to work on? I´m working on my next SOLO show that will require at least 3 months of research and I´m excited about it.
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