Not getting into account the Carl Gustav Jung and his "Puer Aeternus", we can wholly agree that somewhere inside each of us, no matter how many years we have in depth there is something young,
natural, creative, but also innocent and naive. Text by Michele Panella
L ‘Enfant Extérieur (The Outer child) collection of photographs by the French artist Cristian Girotto is just that and succeeded in showing us a world of adults in the form of children.
As the basis of his research Girroto used the classical form of the essential dichotomy, analyzing the division of the whole into two equal non-overlapping parts.
Regardless of the technical process, the end product is a whimsical, playful and even a bit creepy. And why would not he be? As in all good fairy tales, children are masters of awesomeness.